Burke, NY – Two People Injured in Head-on Collision on Route 24
Burke, NY (December 16, 2018) – On Route 24, two people received injuries following a head-on collision. One person was seriously injured, while the other suffered minor injuries.
24-year-old Teryn Roberts was driving a Ford Escape at the time when she lost control of her vehicle for reasons that are not know. This caused her to enter the eastbound lane, colliding with an Impala driven by 18-year-old Tyra Cayea.
Both drivers were transferred to the hospital by ambulance. Roberts was later transferred due to her serious injuries, which included a fractured fibula, femur, and vertebrae. Cayea suffered scrapes and bruises.
Roberts received a ticket for driving at speeds that were unsafe.
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