PLATTSBURGH — Two locals were injured Jan. 23 in a two-car accident.
Rita Golden, 32, of Plattsburgh was stopped at the intersection of Rugar Street and Cogan Avenue in Plattsburgh when a vehicle driven by M. VanValkenburg, 19, of West Chazy struck Golden’s car from behind, Plattsburgh City Police said.
Both women were taken to CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh after VanValkenburg complained of pain to her abdomen and Golden reported head and neck pain, police said.
VanValkenburg was ticketed for following too closely.
Her full first name was not available.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg