On July 14, 2023, at 4:13 P.M., Troopers out of SP Niagara responded to a UTV collision in a grass field off Lockport Road in the town of Niagara. The investigation determined that a 2011 Can-Am UTV traveling south on a grassy path struck a small ditch causing the UTV to roll over.
The unrestrained passenger, Veron J. Mt. Pleasant, 42 of Lewiston, NY was ejected and pronounced deceased at the scene by the Niagara County Coroner.
This is still an active investigation.