BURKE — Slippery roads in the Town of Burke caused an accident Saturday evening.
Timothy Rougier, 52, from Plattsburgh, was driving a 1999 Honda Passport north on Depot Street with Amanda Harrison, 27, in the car at about 7:30 p.m. when he lost control at a bend in the road. He slid off the icy road and hit a tree, Police said.
Harrison’s ankle was broken. She was treated at Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone.
Rougier was issued a ticket for speed unreasonable for roadway conditions.
— contributing writers Kaitlyn Affuso and Mitchel Ayer