21 April 2022
Major Eugene J. Staniszewski
Troop A Commander


On April 20, 2022, at 2:35 P.M., Troopers out of SP Boston responded to a two-vehicle collision on Boston State Road in the town of Boston.  Further investigation revealed that a 1999 Dodge was traveling north bound on Boston State Road and crossed the center line and struck an oncoming 2021 Ford.  The operator of the Dodge, Justin J. Mendyke, 39 of Depew, NY was deceased at the scene. The operator of the Ford was taken to Erie County Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.

The Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Collision Reconstruction Unit assisted with this investigation.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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