HENRIETTA, N.Y. (WROC-TV) – Two people were killed and a New York State trooper was seriously injured in an accident on I-390 North at Hylan Drive in Henrietta Monday morning.
Kristina Maye, 25, of Bergen, and Terry Gilbert, 25, of Rochester, were both killed when the vehicle Kristina was driving left the southbound lanes of I-390 and crossed the median, entering the northbound lanes and striking a vehicle.
The operator of that vehicle, on-duty State Police lieutenant Amie Feroleto, was taken to Strong Hospital for serious but non-life threatening injuries. She is still in the hospital as of Tuesday afternoon.
A third vehicle was able to miss the two vehicles involved and side-swiped the initial southbound vehicle after the crash.
The two occupants in the third vehicle were uninjured.
“[Feroleto] was conscious at the scene,” said Major Rick Allen. ” Her vehicle, after contact, did flip over. It was upside down in the road. There was nowhere to go to avoid the vehicle in front of her.”
A Good Samaritan stopped to help get the trooper out of her vehicle.
State Police say there is an an ongoing investigation into what caused the crash.
“It’s a matter of trying to put it together through witness reconstruction,” said Major Allen.