STRYKERSVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) — Following a single car crash in Wyoming County, a 53-year-old Alden man has died.
The man, identified as Michael Colson, reportedly crashed into a tree after he lost control of his vehicle. The car overturned, and when police got to him they called for immediate medical assistance.
First responders rushed the man via ambulance to the Wyoming County Community Hospital and then transferred him immediately by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital.
Doctors and nurses worked on the man overnight, but Colson died at 4:25 a.m. due to his injuries which he sustained. Investigators are continuing to investigate the accident.
The site of the accident is not far from another fatal accident which killed a 9-year-old girl in Wales on Tuesday night.