My prayers are with all involved
Serious injury accident on Attica Road, Darien
Submitted by Billie Owens on February 20, 2013 - 7:27am
A serious injury two-car accident is reported on Attica Road (Route 238) near Griswold. A Sheriff's deputy is on scene and Darien fire and ambulance are responding along with Mercy medics from the city.
Traffic at routes 20 and southbound 238 is being shut down. Fire police from Alexander and Wyoming County are called to assist with traffic. Mercy Flight is unavailable due to weather.
UPDATE 6:32 a.m.: Traffic police are called to Darien-Alexander Townline Road for traffic control.
UPDATE 6:34 a.m.: It's a head-on collision and members of the Crash Management Team are responding to the scene.
UPDATE 6:40 a.m.: A patient has been extricated from one of the vehicles.
UPDATE 6:44 a.m.: Darien ambulance is transporting a patient to Erie County Medical Center.
UPDATE 7:17 a.m.: All Alexander units are clearing the scene.
UPDATE 7:42 a.m.: One person was killed in this accident, according to a fire official at the scene.
UPDATE 9:03 a.m.: The road should reopen in 10 to 15 minutes. Town of Alexander Highway requested to plow and salt Route 238.
UPDATE 9:30 a.m.: Route 238 is open.