Elderly couple dies when car crashes in Seneca County

Authorities say a husband and wife from the Rochester suburb of Henrietta died in a one-car crash in the Town of Fayette, between Seneca and Cayuga lakes.

The Seneca County Sheriff' Office says 85-year-old Philip Gaboury, 85, was driving on Route 96A late Sunday morning when his car left the road. Gaboury over corrected, crossed the center line of the road and hit several trees before coming to a stop.

Deputies say Gaboury and his 86-year-old wife, Rose, were extricated from the vehicle and flown to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, where they died from their injuries.

The cause of the crash is being investigated.

(Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.)