AMHERST, NY - A North Tonawanda woman is dead following a two car accident Saturday afternoon.
Police say 55 year old Patricia Amato of North Tonawanda was driving northbound on Sweet Home Road when her Buick swerved into oncoming traffic.
Amato's vehicle struck a pick-up truck driven by 55 year old Ernest Kihl of Amherst.
Amato was taken to Erie County Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.
Kihl was taken to Millard Fillmore Suburban to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The Accident Investigation Unit is looking into the accident but say the snow covered roads may have played a major part.