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Third victim in Wheatland crash passes away

Updated: Tuesday, August 27 2013, 11:30 AM EDT

Wheatland, N.Y. – Tuesday’s fatal crash in Wheatland has taken the life of a third young adult.

The Monroe County Sheriff’s office says 18-year-old Emily Peterson passed away Friday at Strong Hospital.

Peterson’s 20-year-old brother Chris died in Tuesday’s crash, as well 21-year-old Taylor Binnert.

18-year-old Michela Murphy and 20-year-old Joanne Krutchen remain in guarded condition.

The accident occurred when the 1995 Jeep Wrangler the five were in was hit by a tractor trailer on Rt. 36 and North Road in Wheatland.

Binnert’s calling hours are Friday afternoon.

Third victim in Wheatland crash passes away

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