CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY, NY (WIVB) - A chain reaction crash Saturday involved 5 vehicles, including one that police were looking for as of Saturday night.
According to the Sheriff's Office, a white work truck was stopped on the Chautauqua Lake Bridge carrying Interstate 86 in North Harmony Saturday afternoon when a second vehicle hit the back of the white truck. Investigators say the white truck fled the scene Eastbound on I-86 after that.
Deputies say that while the second car sat and the driver waited for help, a third vehicle stopped behind it; then, a fourth vehicle failed to stop in time and hit the third vehicle.
According to deputies, after that a fifth vehicle sideswiped one of the vehicles that was still at the scene.
The driver of the third vehicle is identified as Sharon Hillyer of Erie, Pennsylvania. According to police, she suffered minor injuries and was taken to WCA Hospital in Jamestown for treatment.
There were no other reports of injuries.
The sheriff's office is still looking for the white work truck, described as an older model vehicle. Deputies ask anyone with information into the collision to contact the Sheriff's Office. The phone is 716-753-4232.
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