MASSENA - Two women, the driver of a 2011 Subaru SUV and a passenger in the vehicle were taken to Massena Memorial Hospital Monday afternoon following an automobile accident near the intersection of state Route 420 and West Hatfield Street.
The women, Kimberly Foote, 70, of 212 King St., Rensselaer Falls and Gloria Sherman, 31, of 2490 state Route 310, Madrid were injured when a 2007 Chevrolet sedan driven by Ivon R. Fahnestock, 38, of 91 Lamay Road, North Bangor pulled into their lane of traffic.
Police said that Fahnestock was south bound on state Route 420 at 12:43 p.m. when he ran a red light and was struck by the SUV driven by Ms. Foote. Ms. Foote was turning off of East Orvis Street onto state Route 420 when the accident occurred.
Both Ms. Foote and Ms. Sherman were taken to Massena Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries, that were not believed to be serious.