CHARLOTTE-The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office has identified Justin Lee Romaniuk, 20, of Lakewood as the young driver who perished in Monday’s fatal wreck.
Investigators believe that Romaniuk’s vehicle was traveling south on Rt 60 when it crossed into the northbound lane striking a Coach USA bus.
Romaniuk suffered serious blunt force injuries and had to be extracted from the vehicle.
According to Romaniuk’s Facebook page, he was attending the University at Buffalo and worked at Little Caesars in Jamestown.
The driver of the coach Debra Lee Grimes is facing non-life threatening injuries at ECMC in Buffalo after being freed by the jaws-of-life.
Law enforcement officials are still investigating the reason Romaniuk’s vehicle crossed the center line.
For more on this story see earlier report: “One Dead, Three Others Injured In Fatal Car-to-Bus Crash”