Saturday, July 2, 2016

Canaseraga man critical after train crash

An 85-year-old Canaseraga man was critically injured Thursday when the Jeep he was driving struck a Norfolk Southern train on County Road 15B in Burns. State police said Frank N. Schirmer drove around the crossing barriers before he struck the passing train. State police said Schirmer was in critical condition at Strong Memorial Hospital. Investigators said the train sustained minor damage. The crash investigation continues by state police.