ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. (WETM) – There are new developments Monday night around a crash this past Saturday in Elmira Heights. According to the police there, the driver has died.
Heights Police said the driver may have suffered a medical episode while driving, and his death was not a result of the crash.
The car left the roadway heading north on College Avenue Saturday morning. It struck a tree stump and then a tree.
Police said they found the driver unconscious and attempted to perform CPR.
The driver was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
We are working to confirm the ID of the victim.
ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. (WETM – TV) – A single car motor vehicle accident took place Saturday morning.
The crash happened between Verona Street and College Avenue in Elmira Heights.
Local police responded to the call.
There are unknown injuries at this time.
Stay with 18 News for the latest as more details emerge.