Police: Woman distracted by toddler crashes car in Gates

Updated: 04/27/2014 7:14 PM
Created: 04/27/2014 7:01 PM WHEC.com

Police in Gates say a woman was distracted by a two-year-old when she crashed her car on Sunday afternoon.

The crash happened at the intersection of Elmgrove and Spencerport Road.

Police say the car left the roadway, struck a tree and took down some street signs before stopping in the middle of the intersection.

The woman and child were taken to the hospital for evaluation.  Police say they don’t believe either of them are seriously injured.

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