Update: Town Of Lyme Accident Victim Identified
State police have released the name of the woman whose car smashed into a tree on County Route 8 in the Town of Lyme Sunday afternoon.
Troopers say 60 year old Brenda Jacobs of Chaumont was airlifted to University Hospital in Syracuse, where she was listed in fair condition Monday morning.
The accident happened just before 2 p.m. Sunday, near the intersection with State Route 12E.
Police at the scene estimated Jacobs was going over 80 miles per hour. However, they did not immediately charge her with anything as a result of the accident.
Saturday, August 30, 2014, Watertown, NY