Emergency crews were called to the 1900 block of East 26th Street just after 8 o'clock Tuesday evening.
When they got there, they found an SUV off the road in a wooded area and two people trapped under the wreckage along with three others who were injured.
One of the victims trapped under the vehicle died at the scene, an Emergycare supervisor telling us he's a boy. Erie County deputy coroner confirmed he was eight years old. Four others were rushed to the hospital, their conditions were not known late Tuesday night. Erie police are investigating to find the cause of the accident.
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