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One dead, Four injured following Carlton car crash
Calrton, N.Y. - A Medina woman is dead and four others injured, including a child, following a two-car accident Saturday evening.
The Orleans County Sheriff's Department responded to an in the town of Carlton around 7 p.m.
Authorities said Ashley Morehouse, 28, was traveling west on Oak Orchard River Road when she failed to stop at a stop sign at Waterport Road. Upon driving through the intersection, Morehouse's car was struck by Lorrie Kuhns, 53, and both vehicles went off the road.
Morehouse was pronounced dead at the scene. There were two passengers in the vehicle at the time: Gary Weese, 40, and Morehouse's 4-year-old son Dominic Amrhein. Both were taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with injuries. The sheriff's department said Amrhein was in an approved child safety seat.
Kuhns and her husband Thomas, 61, were taken to Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo.
The investigation is ongoing, but sun glare may be a contributing factor to the incident.