Crash Claims Salamanca Man’s Life

CATTARAUGUS CO. – A Salamanca man has died from injuries suffered in a rollover crash on Center Street, near the intersection with Old Route 17 in Salamanca last Friday, July 8.

Officials say 81-year-old Russell Shongo was driving on Center Street when his pickup truck hit a tree and then overturned.

Shongo later died at the Erie County Medical Center.

A Masonic service will be held this evening at 8:15 pm at the O’Rourke & O’Rourke Inc. Funeral Home, 25 River Street, Salamanca, New York. Friends may call between 7 – 9 pm.

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