WHEATFIELD, N.Y. - Niagara County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a serious crash that injured one young woman, who has been identified as Angela M. Calato, 18.

It happened around 6:30 a.m. Sunday in front of 2765 Niagara Road. Deputies say Calato was going eastbound on Niagara Road when she lost control on the slippery road and slid sideways across the westbound lane. She then went off the road, and the passenger side of her car hit a tree.

Calato was trapped in the car and had to be removed by rescuers. She was taken by ambulance to Erie County Medical Center. The extent of her injuries are unknown at this time.

The Niagara County Sheriff's Office accident investigation unit is handling the crash.