NCSO Reports Day Road Accident in Lockport, Vehicle Loses Control While Passing Other Motorists

LOCKPORT – On Friday, May 21st, 2021, the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a motor vehicle accident on Day Road near Wheeler Road, in the Town of Lockport. 

Initial investigation by Deputies at the scene revealed that a 2019 Chevrolet was traveling north on Day Road when it attempted to overtake several vehicles that were also traveling northbound on Day Road. While performing the pass, the Chevrolet went off the west side of the roadway and entered the ditch. The vehicle continued up out of the ditch and entered a farmer’s field where it then rolled several times before coming to rest in an upright position. 

The vehicle’s driver was transported by ambulance to ECMC for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The passenger was transported by Mercy Flight to ECMC also for non-life threatening injuries. The names of the parties involved are being withheld at this time pending notification to family. Investigation by the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office into the incident is continuing.