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Two car accident sends two elderly to hospital
EAST GREENBUSH - Road conditions are to blame for an accident that sent two elderly people to the hospital.
East Greenbush Police say a 90-year-old woman lost control of her Chevrolet Malibu and collided with a pickup truck at 11:00 a.m. on Friday.
The driver was ejected from the vehicle and her 92-year-old passenger was injured, neither were wearing seat belts.
Both were taken by ambulance to Albany Medical Center.
The 49-year-old driver of the truck refused treatment and was wearing his seat belt.
Police say sleet accumulated quickly on the roadway early Friday morning and was a significant factor to the accident.
The accident is still under investigation.