Two killed in Genesee County crash

ELBA, N.Y. (WIVB) — New York State Police say two people have died following a car crash in Elba.

The crash happened at Rt. 98 and Lockport Road around 1 p.m. Saturday.

NYSP say a 2013 Honda Civic driven by 45-year-old Franca Monachino from Hilton, failed to yield at the Rt. 98 intersection, striking a tractor-trailer.

Both vehicles left the road striking a utility pole causing it to fall.

The 2004 Peterbilt tractor-trailer was driven by 29-year-old Jerry Tuttle from Kingley, Pennsylvania. Both were killed in the crash.

The crash is still under investigation. 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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