Brocton Teen Cyclist Suffers Serious Injuries In Crash With Car

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POMFRET-A 15-year-old suffered serious injuries after he was struck by a vehicle on Rt. 20 just before 1:30 PM Tuesday per the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies told WNYNewsNow that Nicholas Galardo, 27, struck the unnamed teen who entered his lane of travel on a bicycle.

The Brocton teenager was starflighted to Hamott Hospital for treatment.



Deputies do not expect to press charges against Galardo.

Rt. 20 between Harmon Hill Rd. and Walden Rd. was closed for over 3 hours as investigators worked the scene. The roadway has since reopened.



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