4 ejected from SUV, hospitalized after serious crash along thruway in Henrietta

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) —Four people, two of them children, were hospitalized after a serious crash in Henrietta Tuesday.

According to the New York State Police, the crash occurred in the eastbound lane between exits 46 and 47. Investigators say William Shanahan, 43, drove off the north shoulder of the roadway for an unknown reason, then overcorrected and crossed into the eastbound lanes.

The vehicle rolled over several times, ejecting four out of the five people inside.

One passenger, 33-year-old Dustin Jones, was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with life threatening injuries. Lisa Driscoll, 33, was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

An 8-year-old and a 1-year-old were also hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. Police say the 1-year-old was secured in a car seat, and was the only person in the car who was not ejected in the crash.

Shanahan was hospitalized with minor injuries. Police say charges are pending.

News 8 WROC has a crew on scene and will provide updates as they become available.

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