July 3, 2013

Police Log: July 3, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


---- — ELIZABETHTOWN — One person was injured in a two-car accident June 28.

Shortly before 8:27 a.m., James R. Banicki, 52, of Essex Junction, Vt., was attempting to turn from Route 9N to Brainards Forge Road in the Town of Elizabethtown when Yousif E. Elsharif, 51, of Albany, who was traveling behind Banicki, failed to observe his vehicle turning, Lewis-based State Police said.

Elsharif attempted to go around Banicki’s vehicle but struck it, continuing on to crash into an earth embankment, police said.

One person was taken to Elizabethtown Community Hospital, police said.

No further information was available.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Amy Heggen