Troopers: Danbury Woman in Critical Condition After Serious Crash on I-684

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call 914-277-3651.

State police are investigating a one-car accident that sent a little boy, a teenager and a 39-year-old Danbury woman to the hospital Sunday morning.

Authorities say the accident occurred around 11:15 a.m. in Bedford, as Celia C. Rodriguez headed south on Interstate 684 in a 2002 Jeep.

“The operator lost control of the vehicle for an unknown reason, it turned on its side, and struck a tree,” officials say, adding that the Jeep was in the left lane.

Troopers from the Somers barracks responded. A Stat Flight helicopter transported Rodriguez—who was in critical condition, with reported head trauma and chest injuries—to Westchester Medical Center.

Two boys, 2 and 15, were also in the vehicle. They were taken to the same hospital by Katonah/Bedford Hills EMS. Officials did not provide details on their conditions.

Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash to call them at 914-277-3651. 

Ashley Tarr August 20, 2012 at 08:30 PM
I spoke to David Billig, director of media relations for Westchester Medical Center, a bit before 3 p.m. At that time, Rodriguez was still in critical condition.


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