18 November 2020
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


On November 17, 2020 at 1:15 P.M., Troopers out of SP Lockport responded to Beach Ridge Road in the town of Pendleton for a head on vehicle collision.  Further investigation revealed that a 2002 Ford F-250 was traveling westbound on Beach Ridge Rd.  The Ford passed an uninvolved vehicle and lost control while entering the westbound lane and struck a 2021 Honda Pilot traveling eastbound on Beach Ridge Road head on.  The operator of the Ford, Alexander K. Maldiner, 18 was transported to Erie County Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.  The operator of the Honda, Peggy Ann Shea-Robichaud, 70 of Lockport, NY was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

NYSP Collision Reconstruction Unit and the Bureau of Criminal Investigation assisted in this collision.

This is still an active investigation.

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