A Moriah woman was airlifted to Fletcher Allen Hospital in Burlington following a single car accident in Port Henry Dec. 11.
Port Henry A Moriah woman was airlifted to Fletcher Allen Hospital in Burlington following a single car accident in Port Henry Dec. 11.
Julie Greenwood, age 43, was driving on Broad Street when she apparently lost consciousness, according to Moriah town police. Her husband, Joseph Greenwood, 51, attempted to control the vehicle from the passenger’s seat but failed.
The vehicle left Broad Street, went down an embankment, crossed Golf Course Way and went down another embankment before coming to rest, police said.
Julie Greenwood had no obvious injuries, police said, but was airlifted by a New York State Police helicopter to the hospital. Her husband later told police she had suffered a brain aneursym.
Joseph Greenwood was not injured.
No tickets were issued at the scene, although police reported Julie Greenwood was an unlicensed operator.
The accident remains under investigation, police said.