LACKAWANNA, NY - Lackawanna Police are investigating a fatal accident that happened early Friday morning.
Police were called to Ridge Road around 4:30 a.m.
Officials say the driver claimed she swerved to avoid a skunk in the road and hit a pole. A 26-year-old male passenger was taken to South Buffalo Mercy Hospital where he later died.
The driver and two other passengers were also taken to local hospitals. Their conditions are not known.
No names have been released. and no charges have been filed at this time. Police are still investigating.