Accident with injuries on Lewiston Road
Submitted by Billie Owens on March 12, 2014 - 12:03pm
A motor-vehicle accident with injuries is reported at 7797 Lewiston Road. Town of Batavia Fire Department and Mercy medics are responding. The location is between Galloway Road and Batavia-Oakfield Townline Road.
UPDATE 1:09 p.m.: A person is trapped inside the vehicle.
UPDATE 1:11 p.m.: Oakfield Fire Police are requested to shut down southbound traffic on Route 63 at Batavia-Oakfield Townline Road.
UPDATE 1:14 p.m.: A medic asks about the availability of Mercy Flight. It is not available due to weather conditions.
UPDATE 1:25 p.m.: The patient has been extricated.
UPDATE 1:42 p.m.: Two cars traveling on Lewiston both lost control of their vehicles and one of the vehicles T-boned the other. No word yet on injuries. State Troopers are also on scene. The roads conditions there are said to be rapidly deteriorating, with visibility down to a half mile or less, drifting and blowing snow, and intermittant sheets of ice on the roadway.
UPDATE 2 p.m.: The road is reopened and the Town of Batavia assignment is back in service.