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Rochester Police: Man dead, woman injured after possible medical event leads to crash

Rochester Police: Man dead, woman injured after possible medical event leads to crash

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Created: May 31, 2021 08:47 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — A driver is dead after police say he possibly suffered a medical event behind the wheel and crashed near Dewey Avenue and Emerson Street Monday evening.

Police say it happened at around 5:20 p.m.

They say the 49-year-old man crashed into a light pole, and the investigation has led them to believe he suffered an unknown medical issue while driving, which caused the crash.

He was taken to URMC by AMR, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say a 58-year-old woman was in the car with him, and she was taken to URMC by AMR with non-life-threatening injuries.


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