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August 25, 2013

Police Log: Aug. 25, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


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---- — WESTPORT — Two were injured in a one-car accident Tuesday.

Shortly before 11:02 a.m., Michel Gendron, 62, of Saint-Charles-Sur-Richelieu, Quebec, was traveling south on Lake Shore Road in the Town of Westport when, upon turning on a curve, his vehicle got too close to the edge of the road and he lost control of his car because of loose gravel on the road, Lewis-based State Police said.

Gendron and passenger Louise M. Therrien, 62, of Saint-Charles-Sur-Richelieu, Quebec, were taken to Elizabethtown Community Hospital for treatment of various cuts and pains, police said.

Gendron was cited for unsafe speed for conditions.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Ben Rowe