March 11, 2013

Police Log: March 13, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


---- — ELLENBURG — A Plattsburgh woman was injured in a snowmobile accident Saturday morning.

According to police, Laura Carbone, 56, of Plattsburgh, was riding in a field off of West Hill Road near the Ellenburg Center when slushy conditions caused Carbone to get stuck. Attempting to free the sled she used full throttle, causing the snowmobile to accelerate faster than expected, hitting a barbed-wire fence and a small tree. 

Carbone’s right leg may have been broken, and she was transported to CVPH Medical Center. No tickets were issued.

— Compiled by Contributing Writer Kaitlyn Affuso