STRYKERSVILLE, NY - A three-car accident at the intersection of Route 78 and Centerline Road sent at least five people to area hospitals late Saturday afternoon.
Wales Fire Department Chief Bill Swyers said at the scene that two critically injured patients had to be extricated from their vehicle and were taken to Erie County Medical Center by Mercy Flight. Another patient was taken to ECMC by ambulance and two were taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in South Buffalo.
No word yet on the cause of the accident. Erie County Sheriff's Office deputies are continuing their investigation.