Tractor trailer collides with commercial vehicle

OBSERVER Photo by Dan Kohler

SHERIDAN — A tractor trailer and another commercial vehicle were heavily damaged in an accident this morning.

According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, David Minekime of Kennedy was operating a tractor trailer westbound on Route 20 in the town of Sheridan around 8:30 a.m. He apparently lost control of his vehicle, crossed the center line and struck another commercial vehicle operated by Michael Moniot of Ashville.

Minor injuries were reported. The Sheridan Fire Department also responded to the scene.