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The Buffalo News
Two pedestrians struck by vehicle in Town of Evans1700 block of Pontiac Road, police said in a news release. The pedestrians wer
Two pedestrians struck by vehicle in Town of Evans
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
1700 block of Pontiac Road, police said in a news release. The pedestrians were taken to local hospitals, one of them by Mercy Flight, police said. Pontiac Road was closed for about two hours between Ryther and Versailles Plank roads because of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
2 pedestrians injured after being struck by car in Evanssay the two victims were hit by a car in the 1700 block of Pontiac Road. They w
2 pedestrians injured after being struck by car in Evans
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
say the two victims were hit by a car in the 1700 block of Pontiac Road. They were both taken to the hospital, one by Mercy Flight. Their conditions have not yet been released. Pontiac Road was closed for nearly two hours between Ryther and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Orchard Park police at scene of crash east of Five CornersPark police were at the scene of a crash with injuries Saturday night on Route
Orchard Park police at scene of crash east of Five Corners
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
Park police were at the scene of a crash with injuries Saturday night on Route 20, east of the Five Corners intersection. Reports indicate the crash occurred about 7:30 p.m. and Mercy Flight was summoned. Further information was un... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Accident closes Southwestern Blvdup on its side. Two people were in each vehicle. All were taken to Erie County
Accident closes Southwestern Blvd
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
up on its side. Two people were in each vehicle. All were taken to Erie County Medical Center. One woman was airlifted by Mercy Flight. Her condition is not known at this time. The other three victims were taken by ambulance for treatment of minor... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA to make PAIA request on ‘smuggled Burundian woman’ storyfor work purposes. Mzilikazi Wa-Afrika‚ the journalist who wrote the Sunday Ti
DA to make PAIA request on ‘smuggled Burundian woman’ story
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
for work purposes. Mzilikazi Wa-Afrika‚ the journalist who wrote the Sunday Times story which revealed details of the mercy flight‚ told 702’s Redi Thlabi that the minister was actually meant to go to Addis Ababa‚ but made a detour to the DRC... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mercy Flight summoned for one of two crashes near Starpoint; no major injuries are reported.PENDLETON – Mercy Flight was called when a car being driven by a 19-year-old ma
Mercy Flight summoned for one of two crashes near Starpoint; no major injuries are reported.
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
PENDLETON – Mercy Flight was called when a car being driven by a 19-year-old man struck a dump truck and rolled over in the 4300 block of Mapleton Road at Starpoint Central School shortly after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. About an hour later a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mercy Flight summoned for rollover crash near StarpointPENDLETON – Mercy Flight was called in following a rollover crash in the the 43
Mercy Flight summoned for rollover crash near Starpoint
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
PENDLETON – Mercy Flight was called in following a rollover crash in the the 4300 block of Mapleton Road near Starpoint Central School after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Rescuers asked for Mercy Flight to land on the school grounds near the football field... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Police identify pedestrian who was struck, seriously injured on Transit Road in Amherstnight on Transit Road in the Town of Amherst, police said. The victim, identif
Police identify pedestrian who was struck, seriously injured on Transit Road in Amherst
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
night on Transit Road in the Town of Amherst, police said. The victim, identified as Tymika M. Barnes, 26, was taken by Mercy Flight to a Erie County Medical Center after the accident at about 9:58 p.m. just south of Sheridan Drive near the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pedestrian struck on Transit Road in Amherststruck and injured by a vehicle Tuesday night on Transit Road in the Town of Am
Pedestrian struck on Transit Road in Amherst
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
struck and injured by a vehicle Tuesday night on Transit Road in the Town of Amherst, police said. The victim was taken by Mercy Flight to a hospital after the accident just south of Sheridan Drive near the Eastern Hills Mall, police said. Transit... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
1 taken by Mercy Flight after pedestrian accidentWILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – A pedestrian was taken by Mercy Flight to the hospital af
1 taken by Mercy Flight after pedestrian accident
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – A pedestrian was taken by Mercy Flight to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle on Tuesday night. The Amherst Police department says that the accident closed Transit Road in both directions. There is currently no word... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Police pursuit leads to serious crash in Wheatfieldnear the intersection of Lockport Road and Mapleton Roads. Both people were tak
Police pursuit leads to serious crash in Wheatfield
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
near the intersection of Lockport Road and Mapleton Roads. Both people were taken to ECMC for treatment, one of them by Mercy Flight. Officials at the scene said that speed was a factor in the crash. No word yet on what started the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Motorcyclist ejected in Wyoming County crashSly of Java. Muniak did not see the motorcycle, which was heading west, the sh
Motorcyclist ejected in Wyoming County crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Sly of Java. Muniak did not see the motorcycle, which was heading west, the sheriff’s office said. Sly was transported by Mercy Flight to the Erie County Medical Center with a leg injury. Muniak has an appearance scheduled in Wethersfield Town... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Wheatfield man killed as car leaves road, hits trees in Newfaneat the scene, while a male passenger was treated at the scene by volunteers fro
Wheatfield man killed as car leaves road, hits trees in Newfane
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
at the scene, while a male passenger was treated at the scene by volunteers from Miller Hose Fire Company and then taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center with what are described as non-life-threatening injuries. Authorities did not... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Driver killed in one-car crashRoad when it failed to negotiate a sharp curve, went off the road and hit sever
Driver killed in one-car crash
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 10 days ago
Road when it failed to negotiate a sharp curve, went off the road and hit several trees. The driver was killed. The passenger was flown by Mercy Flight to ECMC with non-life threatening injuries. The names of the victims have not yet been relea... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver killed as car leaves road, hits trees in Newfanethe scene, while the male passenger was treated at the scene by volunteers from
Driver killed as car leaves road, hits trees in Newfane
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
the scene, while the male passenger was treated at the scene by volunteers from Miller Hose Fire Company and then taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center with what are described as non-life-threatening injuries. Authorities did not... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Helicopter unit for Labuan firemen soonlaunching the Labuan level World Firefighters Day celebrations, Tuesday. Zaina
Helicopter unit for Labuan firemen soon
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 13 days ago
launching the Labuan level World Firefighters Day celebrations, Tuesday. Zainal said the helicopter could also assist in mercy flight operations for critical patients to be transferred to hospitals in the mainland and also for search and rescue... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Crash splits vehicle in two in Orleans Co.Melanie Cantabrana of Medina drove off the road and hit a tree. This happened o
Crash splits vehicle in two in Orleans Co.
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 13 days ago
Melanie Cantabrana of Medina drove off the road and hit a tree. This happened on Platten Road which is near Lyndonville. Mercy Flight flew her to Erie County Medical Center for treatment of bone fractures and internal injuries. Troopers believe... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Woman seriously hurt in Orleans Co. accidentwas speeding -- when she drove off the road and hit a tree. That caused her Che
Woman seriously hurt in Orleans Co. accident
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 13 days ago
was speeding -- when she drove off the road and hit a tree. That caused her Chevy Impala to split in two. She was taken by Mercy Flight to the hospital with serious injuries. Police are looking into whether or not alcohol played a role in the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Medina woman seriously injured as speeding car hits treeYATES – A one-vehicle, high-speed crash late Monday sent a driver to Erie Count
Medina woman seriously injured as speeding car hits tree
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
YATES – A one-vehicle, high-speed crash late Monday sent a driver to Erie County Medical Center via Mercy Flight, State Police said. The crash happened just before midnight on Platten Road. Melanie Cantabrana, 23, of Medina, drove off the roadway... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport woman found unresponsive behind the wheel faces DWI charge40, had to be extricated from the vehicle. She was taken to the Niagara County
Lockport woman found unresponsive behind the wheel faces DWI charge
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
40, had to be extricated from the vehicle. She was taken to the Niagara County Fairgrounds from which she was taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center. Her condition was not known Tuesday morning. In addition to the DWI charge, she... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Plans for emergency services center at NF airbaseNIAGARA FALLS, NY - In Niagara County plans are forming to create an emergency
Plans for emergency services center at NF airbase
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS, NY - In Niagara County plans are forming to create an emergency center base for Mercy Flight and other agencies on the grounds of the Niagara Falls Air base. State Senator Robert Ortt says there is now a deal in place with the county... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver hospitalized after head-on crash in Genesee CountyBERGEN – A 66-year-old Rochester man was transported to the hospital by Mercy F
Driver hospitalized after head-on crash in Genesee County
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
BERGEN – A 66-year-old Rochester man was transported to the hospital by Mercy Flight after a truck crossed over the center of the road and struck his car head-on Thursday morning in the Genesee County town of Bergen. Robert J. Bartz was driving west... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara IDA grants tax break for Lockport projectPorter Road. The first step will be to convert a hangar into the Western New Y
Niagara IDA grants tax break for Lockport project
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
Porter Road. The first step will be to convert a hangar into the Western New York First Response and Preparedness Center. Mercy Flight and the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office will be able to store helicopters there, and the county Emergency... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Helicopter shockerour charges would probably be something in the order of a third of that, or les
Helicopter shocker
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
our charges would probably be something in the order of a third of that, or less than a third of that," Adams said. Mercy Flight Central, a nonprofit three-helicopter transport service based in Canandaigua, competes with LifeNet in the... Read more
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Victor Post
Ontario County, Casella targeted in lawsuit over trucker run over by bulldozer at landfillwas operated by Dennis J. Linendoll, 53, of Glens Falls. Both men were rushed t
Ontario County, Casella targeted in lawsuit over trucker run over by bulldozer at landfill
Victor Post / Posted 26 days ago
was operated by Dennis J. Linendoll, 53, of Glens Falls. Both men were rushed to the hospital. Heeman was airlifted by Mercy Flight with a serious leg injury. Deputies said their preliminary investigation indicated Linendoll was traveling north... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two airlifted to ECMC after car, truck collide in Orchard Parkdriver and her passenger. Both were seriously injured, according to Orchard Pa
Two airlifted to ECMC after car, truck collide in Orchard Park
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
driver and her passenger. Both were seriously injured, according to Orchard Park Police Chief Mark Pacholec. Two separate Mercy Flight helicopters were called to the scene to airlift the victims to Erie County Medical Center. The male... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
2 taken by Mercy Flight after tractor-trailer crashORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Two people were taken to the hospital by Mercy Flight afte
2 taken by Mercy Flight after tractor-trailer crash
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 26 days ago
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Two people were taken to the hospital by Mercy Flight after a car accident on Wednesday afternoon. The Orchard Park Fire Company says a car and a tractor-trailer were involved in an accident on Milestrip Road and Mid County... Read more
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Victor Post
Future growth ahead for Canandaigua Airport?a small paint shop, and a small terminal. A private hangar for Canandaigua Nati
Future growth ahead for Canandaigua Airport?
Victor Post / Posted 27 days ago
a small paint shop, and a small terminal. A private hangar for Canandaigua National Bank is also on airport property. Mercy Flight trains and does operations out of the airport, and the Army National Guard also does training, Manikowski said.... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Ontario County, Casella targeted in lawsuit over trucker run over by bulldozer at landfillwas operated by Dennis J. Linendoll, 53, of Glens Falls. Both men were rushed t
Ontario County, Casella targeted in lawsuit over trucker run over by bulldozer at landfill
MPNnow.com / Posted 27 days ago
was operated by Dennis J. Linendoll, 53, of Glens Falls. Both men were rushed to the hospital. Heeman was airlifted by Mercy Flight with a serious leg injury. Deputies said their preliminary investigation indicated Linendoll was traveling north... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Future growth ahead for Canandaigua Airport?a small paint shop, and a small terminal. A private hangar for Canandaigua Nati
Future growth ahead for Canandaigua Airport?
MPNnow.com / Posted 28 days ago
a small paint shop, and a small terminal. A private hangar for Canandaigua National Bank is also on airport property. Mercy Flight trains and does operations out of the airport, and the Army National Guard also does training, Manikowski said.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Crash on Route 20 in Town of Hamburg claims life of Derby driverroad. The driver, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene
Crash on Route 20 in Town of Hamburg claims life of Derby driver
The Buffalo News / Posted 30 days ago
road. The driver, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the vehicle was flown by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center. The motorcyclist suffered minor injuries and was taken by ambulance to the Mercy... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Serious accident on Route 20 in HamburgHAMBURG, NY – At least one person was transported by Mercy Flight following an
Serious accident on Route 20 in Hamburg
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 30 days ago
HAMBURG, NY – At least one person was transported by Mercy Flight following an accident on Southwestern Boulevard (Route 20) Saturday just after 2 p.m. We’re still awaiting an official report from the Hamburg Police Department but a 2 On Your Side... Read more

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