Driver accused to running a red light, causing accident that injured three people
Submitted by Howard B. Owens on October 1, 2012 - 8:57am
A driver allegedly failed to stop for a red light at the Texeco Town intersection in Pavilion at 1:09 p.m., Sunday, causing an accident that sent three people to area hospitals.
Andre Trepanier, age unknown, of Sainte-Threse, Quebec, Canada, was issued a traffic citation following the accident.
He was transported by Mercy EMS to Erie County Medical Center as was his passenger, Lise Trepanier, 72.
Also injured was Toby S. Emo, 37, of Nunda. Emo was taken to UMMC.
None of the injuries were life threatening.
According to the accident investigation report by Deputy Brad Mazur, Trepanier was westbound on Route 20 when he allegedly failed to stop for a red light. His 2011 Chevy sedan was struck by Emo's 2012 Ford minivan. The minivan then struck a utility pole.