Amherst woman killed in Niagara County crash

Fatal crash in Royalton in Niagara County
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Royalton, N.Y. (WBEN) A 46 year old Amherst woman was killed late Monday night in a single car crash in the town of Royalton in Niagara County.

Sheriff deputies arrived to find a vehicle with heavy front end damage on the front lawn of a residence in front of 7842 Chestnut Ridge Road.

Dana L. Aliberti was unresponsive and pronounced deceased at the scene. 

A preliminary investigation shows the vehicle was traveling eastbound on Chestnut Ridge Rd when it left the roadway for an unknown reason, ultimately striking a tree and coming to rest.

The crash remains under investigation.