Witnesses sought in deadly crash

Feb 23, 2014

A car accident in Amherst took the life an an Elma woman on Saturday morning.

Joanne Schraven, 74, was killed when her vehicle, driven by her husband, was struck by an SUV along Transit Road. The Schravens were attempting a turn onto Casey Road when the SUV, driven by a teen, collided with their vehicle. James Schraven was treated at ECMC for a back injury.

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The driver of the SUV was not injured.

Police are continuing to investigate. Any witnesses to the event are asked to call 716-689-1311.