One Killed in Crash in Cortland County

By Haley Burton

One Killed in Crash in Cortland County

January 22, 2013 Updated Jan 22, 2013 at 12:08 PM EST

Town of Lapeer, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Winter weather conditions lead to a deadly car crash in Cortland County.

The Cortland County Sheriff's Department responded to Route 221 in the Town of Lapeer on Monday.

A Mercury Cougar lost control on a curve due to the weather and crossed the center-line going into the other lane. The vehicle was hit by an International Harvester panel truck.

The driver of the Mercury was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. A passenger in the Mercury was taken to UHS Wilson Hospital with serious injuries.

The Cortland County Sheriff's Office has not released the names of those in the crash.