Car crash in Riga causes serious injuries to sole occupant

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RIGA, N.Y. (WHEC) – A serious motor vehicle accident occurred Wednesday morning in the town of Riga.

At approximately 11:39 a.m., the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 795 block of Palmer Rd., Riga for the report of a one-vehicle MVA with serious injuries.

Upon investigating, deputies determined the commercial-type vehicle left the roadway and rolled over, causing serious injuries to the sole occupant.

Palmer Rd. in the vicinity of Griffin and Jenkins Roads was closed for a short period.

The investigation is ongoing.