TOWN OF LEE — One person was air-lifted by helicopter for serious injuries following a crash between a car and a fuel truck on Route 26 this morning.
The crash occurred near the intersection with Belcher Road shortly before 8 a.m. The Sheriff’s Office is investigating. Deputies said one person sustained serious injuries in the collision.
A Mercy Flight helicopter was called to the scene to transport the injured party to a hospital.
It was not released this morning whether the fuel truck spilled.
Further details on the crash were not immediately available. More information was expected to be released by law enforcement officials this afternoon and updates will be posted online at www.romesentinel.com when it becomes available.