4-vehicle chain accident on 198 causes massive delays

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — On Thursday morning, a rollover accident involving four vehicles on Route 198 caused massive delays during many peoples’ morning commutes.

The accident happened near Medaille College.

Police have issued a summons to a 26-year-old Buffalo woman in relation to the accident.

Her vehicle struck a second vehicle, which struck a third vehicle, which then struck a fourth vehicle, according to police.

The woman had to be pulled from her vehicle and treated at ECMC for minor injuries.

The scene has since been cleared up after a short road closure near Delaware Ave.


(Photo of traffic backed up on 198)

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