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Man injured in tractor-trailer crash

Murray, N.Y. -- An accident involving a tractor-trailer sent an Albion man to the hospital Wednesday.

Frank Kania IV, 18, was driving South on Hulberton Road in Murray around 10:15 a.m. when investigators said he did not yield the right of way.

That's when he entered the intersection of Hulberton Road and State Route 31 in the path of an oncoming tractor-trailer, Orleans County sheriff's deputies said.

The driver of the tractor-trailer tried to avoid the car, but was unable to do so. The truck, driven by Zdenek Smykal, 43, of Palatine, Illinois, hit Kania went off the road, hit a utility pole and rolled on its side, according to investigators.

Kania was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for his injuries.

The tractor-trailer was hauling frozen foods at the time of the crash, and it is unknown if the load was compromised.

State Route 31 between Hulberton Road and Lake Road was still closed.

 

 
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