SUV flips over, driver airlifted out

SUV flips over
Published: Nov. 3, 2022 at 10:26 AM EDT
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ALEXANDRIA BAY, New York (WWNY) - An SUV flipped over after a crash Thursday morning in Alexandria Bay.

State police say it happened around 9 a.m. at the intersection of State Route 12 and State Route 26. The driver of the SUV needed to be rescued from inside the vehicle after the crash and then was airlifted out to a Syracuse hospital.

The driver of the other vehicle was not hurt. State police didn’t say what type of vehicles were involved.

Both southbound lanes were closed and have since reopened. Northbound traffic was not affected.

The New York State Police was assisted at the scene by Alexandria Fire Department and Ambulance, Thousand Islands Emergency Rescue Squad, Clayton Fire Department and the Village of Alexandria Bay DPW.