Car Hits Dump Truck On Route 17

By Bryan Mercer
By Jim Rotundo

Car Hits Dump Truck On Route 17

September 22, 2011 Updated Sep 22, 2011 at 7:04 PM EDT

West Windsor, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Police and rescue teams respond to a two-car vehicle accident on Route 17.

New York State Police say one person, the driver of a gray Kia, sustained injuries to his face and left side of his body.

The front the Kia is damaged after it crashed into the back of a dump truck.

It happened in the eastbound side of Route 17, near exit 77 (West Windsor).

Police on the scene say the Kia was following the dump truck too closely.

The injured driver's name has not been released and the investigation is ongoing.