SOMERSET, N.Y. (WIVB) — A serious accident led to the injury of two drivers and the death of a passenger of a van in Niagara County Tuesday.
Officials say two vehicles collided at the intersection of Lake and Hartland Roads when a van didn’t yield for a jeep. Police say the resulting collision caused the death of 79-year-old Francis Landers, who was riding as a passenger in the van.
First responders rushed the drivers of both vehicles to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police say the accident is under investigation but haven’t said if they’ve charged the driver of the van with a crime yet.