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Fatal Accident In Ashland

Fatal Accident In Ashland

ASHLAND, NY (WENY)---One person is dead and another is in critical condition following a one-car accident in Ashland.

The sheriff's office tells us that accident happened on Saturday around 12:30 in the afternoon on Lower Maple Avenue. Once police arrived on scene, they found a Nissan Sentra crashed into a tree and two people trapped inside of the car.

Driver Hillary Sullivan of Bath and her passenger Brett Casselberry of Elmira were pulled from the car.

Sullivan, 22, was taken to Robert Packer Hospital, where she's listed in critical condition. Casselberry, 33, was pronounced dead at St. Joseph's Hospital.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.