No injuries in 2-car accident at 5 corners

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 2 June 2016 at 12:00 am

Photos by Tom Rivers

GAINES – No one was injured in a two-car accident this morning after 9 a.m. at the 5 corners on Route 98, north of the Village of Albion.

The driver of the car pictured above drove from East Bacon Road onto Route 98, and was struck by a car headed north, an Albion police officer said at the scene.

The air bags in this car deployed in the accident. The police officer said a boy in this car bit his tongue in the accident, but was doing fine.

Albion firefighters, Albion police and Orleans County deputies were at the scene, as well as Central Orleans Volunteer Ambulance, although COVA wasn’t needed for transport.

Dan Morrow, a member of the Albion Fire Department, directs traffic near the accident. Debris was strewn onto 98 on the east bound lane near Bacon Road.