NORTH ELBA — Two Saranac Lake residents were injured in a two-car accident Monday.
Melody V. Hayes, 18, was traveling eastbound on State Route 86 in Ray Brook near the Saranac Lake Golf Club when she made a left turn into the path of a vehicle driven by Thomas R. Hennessy, 72, according to Ray Brook-based State Police.
Hayes’s vehicle struck Hennessy’s, police said.
Hayes was transported to Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake with a shoulder injury; Hennessy was also taken there for treatment of bruising and abrasions, police said.
Hayes was ticketed for failure to yield to the right of way while making a left turn and unlawful possession of marijuana, both violations.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg