A woman was transported via helicopter to a hospital in critical condition after a vehicle collided head-on with hers in Manchester.
Police arriving at the scene found a Dodge Magnum in the eastbound lanes of Route 530 and a Toyota Rav4 on the shoulder off the roadway.
“Both vehicles were observed to have extensive front-end damage concentrated on the driver side of the vehicles,” police said. “The investigation revealed that the Dodge was traveling westbound on County Road 530 when it crossed over the center-painted median into oncoming traffic. At that time, the Toyota was traveling eastbound on County Road 530, and the front driver side of the Dodge impacted the front driver side of the Toyota.”
Jorie Sanzone, 61, had to he extricated from her Toyota and was then transferred by helicopter to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in critical but stable condition.
Nicholas Briggs, 25, the driver of the Dodge vehicle, was not seriously hurt in the crash.