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Whitesboro woman hospitalized after accident on SR 5 in Ontario County

Deputies say one person was transported to Geneva General Hospital following a crash along State Route 5&20 at the Whitney Road intersection.

It happened on Sunday around 11:23 am in the Town of Seneca when Brianna Ryan, 30, of Whitesboro was stopped on Route 5 facing east, waiting to make a left turn onto Whitney Road – when another vehicle, operated by Sara Doty, 31, also of Springwater was traveling east and struck her vehicle from behind.

The airbags deployed in Doty’s vehicle, according to deputies. Her daughter, who was riding in the vehicle, was secured in the back seat and was not injured.

Ryan complained of neck and back pain, according to deputies. She was transported to Geneva General Hospital via Fingerlakes Ambulance for treatment.

Canandaigua Ambulance also responded to the scene, as well as the Seneca Castle Fire Department.

Doty was issued a traffic ticket for following too closely.