Hazmat Crews Called To Propane Truck Rollover

Firefighters and EMS personnel are pictured at the scene of a two-vehicle crash involving a propane truck Thursday afternoon in the town of Sheridan. Photo by Natasha Matteliano

SHERIDAN — At least two people were reported injured in a crash involving a sedan and propane truck Thursday afternoon.

Volunteer firefighters from Sheridan were called to the collision at the intersection of South Roberts and Center roads around 2 p.m. Fire officials reported that the propane truck, which ended up on its side after the crash, was leaking fluids.

Chautauqua County Hazmat members were requested to the scene, as well as the fire police team to help with traffic control.

A medical helicopter was called to transport one of the drivers; an ambulance from Dunkirk also provided assistance at the scene.


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