MEDINA, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Medina Fire Department and several crews responded to a call at 12:42 a.m. Sunday, on State Street. The vehicle hit a tree, and the car was a mangled mess by the time police got to the scene.
One of the three occupants, the driver, was trapped inside the vehicle. Due to the complexity of the removal of the occupant, two hydraulic rescue tools were requested including one from Ridgeway, and the other from Shelby Fire Department.
After approximately 30 minutes of work, the driver, an 18-year-old male was removed from the vehicle and taken to the Medina Memorial. He was taken to ECMC by a second Mercy Flight with serious injuries.
A 16-year-old female passenger was taken to Medina Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
The 14-year-old male passenger was also taken to the landing zone and then transported by Mercy Flight to Women's and Children's Hospital of Buffalo with serious injuries.
The Medina Police Department in conjunction with the Orleans County Sheriff's Office is investigating the accident.
Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan of South Buffalo and charged him with pushing Russ Ross to his death.
Buffalo police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early Saturday morning.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
The Niagara County Sheriff's responded to Saunders Settlement Road near Comstock in Cambria Friday night after receiving a tip about a suspected meth lab.
Volunteers at Buffalo’s Salvation Army created holiday cards and gift bags for the seniors at the Golden Age Center.
Call 4 Action looked into claims this week that members of BJ's Wholesale Club were paying too much on sales tax on some deeply discounted items.