Amish man killed after car collides with buggy

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TOWN OF HARMONY, N.Y. (WIVB) — One person was killed and two others were injured when a driver struck an Amish buggy in Chautauqua County.

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies say a woman was driving on Weeks Rd. in the Town of Harmony when she fell asleep and rear-ended the buggy Thursday afternoon.

The man operating the buggy, Henry Koffman Jr., was pronounced dead at the scene. A woman and three children were taken to UPMC Hamot for treatment.

No charges have been announced and the investigation into the incident is ongoing. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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