Victim identified in fatal crash

YORKSHIRE — State police have identified a woman killed in a head-on crash on Route 16 Monday night.

Elizabeth H. Cousins, 39, of Delevan was pronounced dead at the scene of the 6:39 p.m. crash.

Troopers said Cousins was driving a 2015 Chrysler north on Route 17 when she collided head-on with a 2020 Volkswagen driven by Michael Neville, 26, of Machias. Neville and a passenger were taken to Erie County Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.

Police are still investigating how the crash happened. No charges have been filed.

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