ONTARIO COUNTY, NY. (THECOUNT) — Maryella and Elizabeth Annal, have been identified as the Baldwinsville, New York sisters killed in Ontario County vehicle crash on Thursday.

Maryella, 11, and 9-year-old Elizabeth, were both killed in a vehicle crash that seriously injured their parents, Thomas and Maureen Annal Thursday near Phelps.


According to reports, the family was traveling in a minivan on the New York State Thruway near the Junius Ponds Travel Plaza in Phelps, when the vehicle was rear-ended by a pickup truck, operated by Abraham Hara, 73, of Geneva.

Both children were killed in a crash. Their parents, Thomas, 54, and Maureen, 50, were transported to an area hospital with “very serious” injuries, according to officials.

The driver of the pickup truck was not injured in the wreck.

The investigation into the cause of the crash was ongoing Friday and charges were pending, police said.


Geo quick facts: Ontario County is a county in the U.S. State of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 107,931. The county seat is Canandaigua. Ontario County is part of the Rochester, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.