2 killed, 3 injured in WNY crash
Wheatland (WSYR-TV/WROC-TV) – Police say two young adults were killed and three others injured after a car collided with a tractor trailer in the Monroe County town of Wheatland.
The accident occurred shortly after 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of Riga Mumford Road and North Road.
Monroe County Sheriff's Deputies say the car was traveling eastbound on North Road. It stopped at a stop sign and then proceeded when it was broadsided by a tractor trailer.
Investigators believe the driver of the car mistook the intersection as a four-way stop.
The two deceased victims - one male and one female - were pronounced at the scene. Two of the car's five occupants are siblings.
Police say all of the victims range in age from late teens to early 20s.
They say the victims were returning from a work-related event in Geneseo.
Investigators do not suspect alcohol or drugs as factors in the crash.
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