INCIDENT TYPE: INJURY MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT
LOCATION: 8958 ROCHESTER ROAD MUNICIPALITY: Town of Royalton
DATE/TIME: 4/12/2020 at 1338 hours
INFORMATION: Royalton, NY – On April 12th, 2020, the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center received a 911 call reporting a motor vehicle accident which occurred in front of 8958 Rochester Road in the Town of Royalton. Preliminary investigation reveals that a 2009 Dodge Journey was traveling westbound on Rochester Road (Rte 31), when it struck a 2014 Ford Focus on the driver side in front of said address. Driver of the 2014 Ford Focus, Bonnie C. Gardner, 47, of Gasport was transported to ECMC via Mercy Flight from the accident scene. The driver of the westbound striking vehicle, Ashley M. Leslie, 23, of Medina reported no injuries and signed off medicial treatment at the scene and was transported to NCSO for further evaluation and testing. Niagara County Accident Investigation Unit (AIU) responded to the accident for further investigation. Investigation is continuing and charges are pending at this time.