DUNKIRK — The City of Dunkirk Police Department confirms one person was killed in a one-car crash Wednesday afternoon.
Police responded to a crash at 4:18 p.m., at the 600 block of South Roberts Road where a single vehicle struck a tree.
Officers said the driver was dead at the scene but are not revealing the name of the deceased pending notification of the next of kin.
Dunkirk Police were assisted at the scene by Dunkirk Fire Department, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department accident reconstruction team, Chautauqua County Coroner’s office and Chautauqua County Fire Police.
The Incident was investigated by members of Dunkirk Police’s 3 to 11 p.m. platoon and the detective bureau.