Salamanca man dies in car accident

SALAMANCA – A 32-year-old man has died after an accident on Old Route 17 Friday around 5 p.m.

According to Cattaraugus County sheriff’s deputies, Joseph K. Carboni of 8152 Old Route 17 was westbound when his car left the road and struck a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Cattaraugus County coroner.

The accident remains under investigation and deputies were assisted by the Salamanca Fire Department and the Allegany Indian Reservation Volunteer Fire Department.