02 October 2020

 Captain Barry Chase
 Acting Troop E Commander



On October 1, 2020, at approximately 10:26 p.m. the State Police responded to a serious accident on County Road 13 in the town of Manchester.  When troopers arrived, they observed a passenger vehicle had left the south shoulder and roadway and struck a ditch causing it to strike a utility pole.  The operator, Connie Dodge, age 58, from Shortsville was ejected from the vehicle.  Life saving measures were attempted and she was transported to Clifton Springs Hospital where she later died.

There were no other passengers in the vehicle and no other vehicles were involved in the accident.

The investigation is continuing.


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