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Woman Seriously Injured in Ithaca Crash

Woman Seriously Injured in Ithaca Crash

ITHACA (WENY)---Two people are in the hospital after a car accident in Ithaca.

Police say it happened just after 5:30 Sunday night near the intersection of Route 13 and Third Street.

They say a man crossed the center-line, continued into the opposite lane of traffic, hit a pedestrian crossing signal and then hit another car.

The woman in that car was extricated and airlifted to Robert Packer hospital with serious injuries.

The man was taken to Cayuga Medical center with non life-threatening injuries.

Ithaca Police say the male driver may have suffered from a medical emergency before the crash.

The names of both drivers are not being released at this time.