June 17, 2013

Police Log: June 17, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


---- — CONSTABLE — A Constable woman was recently injured in a one-car motor vehicle accident.

According to Malone-based State Police, Helen L. Leahy, 56, was driving east on State Route 122 in the Town of Constable at 1:47 p.m. on Tuesday, June 11, when, for an unknown reason, her vehicle gradually exited the south shoulder of the road.  

Upon doing so, police said, the vehicle struck the guide wires of a NYSEG utility pole, followed by a cement storm drain, before coming to rest in a field. 

Leahy was transported to Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone for neck and back pain. 

No tickets were issued, police said. 

— By Contributing Writer Amy Heggen and Staff Writer Ashleigh Livingston.