Sara Rogers Death – Acclaimed Music Therapist and performing musician Sara Rogers of Buffalo NY sadly passed away following a fatal bicycle accident near Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino on Friday 17th June 2022. According to the information, Sara Rogers was one of the three women that were struck by a driver who had a medical emergency. A Chrysler four-door car was traveling west on South Park Avenue just before 9 p.m. Friday when the collision occurred. Sara Rogers was hit on Columbia Street and was transported to Buffalo General Hospital and later pronounced dead.
The first bicyclist was struck near the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino on South Park Avenue. The Chrysler drove down South Park Avenue and Columbia Street, striking two more bikers. The driver of the Chrysler who was not identified struck a parked vehicle on South Park Avenue and Mississippi Street after striking the three women. The parked vehicle struck by the Chrysler collided with another parked vehicle, resulting in more damage. The other bicyclists, a 27-year-old from Getzville and a 32-year-old from Erie County Medical Center, were both initially listed in serious condition. They were transported in an ambulance.
In 2015, Sara Rogers graduated from Nazareth College in Rochester with a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Therapy, Psychology, and Jazz Studies. She got the 2015 Music Therapy Award as well as the Raymond Shiner Jazz Award while at Nazareth. She finished her internship at Mary Cariola Children’s Center in Rochester, NY, where she worked with students aged 3 to 21 who had Autism Spectrum Disorders and other multiple to complex challenges. Sara was a trumpet player, vocalist, and guitarist that performs with numerous groups in the Rochester and Buffalo areas.