LYSANDER, N.Y. (WSYR-TV)- A Town of Lysander head-on collision has claimed the life of a man and his dog.

New York State Police has identified the driver as 66-year-old Charles A. Fadale from Downers Grove, Illinois.

Fadale was driving his 2005 Toyota Solara westbound on Rt. 31 when he veered into the eastbound lanes and struck a 2020 Kia Telluride, operated by Paul T. Kuropatwinski, age 44, from Baldwinsville, NY head-on.

A German Shepherd was found deceased in the back seat.

Kuropatwinski and a 31-year-old female passenger were also taken to Upstate with non-life-threatening injuries.