Head-on crash closes Rt. 5 for two hours


HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) – Route 5 in Hamburg has re-opened after a head-on crash Monday afternoon.

Alyssa Ellis sent us this picture of the crash, which happened on Route 5 between Lakeview Road in Hamburg and South Creek Road in Evans. Ellis tells News 4 three vehicles were involved.

The roadway was shut down for two hours after the accident happened around 2:30 p.m.

Mercy Flight was called to the scene, but we are still awaiting details from police on this crash, including reports on injuries.

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