Woman, 72, dies in head-on crash in Depew

Posted at 5:50 PM, Sep 10, 2015

A 72-year-old woman has died in a head-on collision on a residential street in Depew.

A pick-up truck and a sedan collided on French Road near Beverley Drive around noon on Wednesday. Authorities say Carol Dion, 72, of Depew was driving the sedan and was killed in the crash.

A 23-year-old woman and 25-year-old man were taken to ECMC to be treated for injuries. Police say the driver of the pick-up truck is being treated for a severe leg injury.

Depew Police say eyewitnesses to the crash stepped in to help the victims before first responders could arrive.

Police believe the pick-up truck crossed the yellow line of the road prior to the crash. No charges have been filed at this time. The investigation into the cause of the crash continues.





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