Salamanca Man Dies In Old Route 17 Accident

SALAMANCA – A Salamanca man died Friday afternoon from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.

Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s officials say Joseph K. Carboni, 32, of 8152 Old Route 17, Salamanca, was westbound on Old Route 17 when his car left the road and struck a tree. Carboni was pronounced dead at the scene by the Cattaraugus County coroner.

The accident remains under investigation. There were no passengers in the vehicle.

The sheriff’s office was assisted at the scene by the City of Salamanca Fire Department and the Allegany Indian Reservation Volunteer Fire Department.