Rochester, NY (February 21, 2020) – At around 8:30 p.m., on February 19, authorities were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Lake Avenue. According to reports, a Chevy sedan was traveling north on Lake Avenue when it collided with a Mazda SUV near the intersection with Burley Road.
The impact of the collision caused the Mazda to flip up on to its side. The driver of the Mazda then fled the scene.
A 27-year-old female passenger inside the Mazda was injured and transported to Strong Memorial Hospital by paramedics. The 30-year-old female driver of the Chevy was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital by paramedics as well.
A 31-year-old male passenger in the Chevy suffered critical head injuries and was rushed to the hospital for treatment.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the three victims harmed in this collision.
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