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Motor vehicle accident on County Roads 16 and 17 in the Town of Dix sends two to hospital

Schuyler County Sheriff reports that on Thursday, August 5th around 8:30 p.m. a woman was in a personal injury motor vehicle accident on County Roads 16 and 17 in Dix.

Dorothy Burdick was traveling south on County Road 17 and failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection.

Burdick hit a vehicle that had been towing a camper, driven by Nicholas Capacci.


Burdick and the passenger in Capacci’s vehicle were transported to nearby hospitals.

The accident is still under investigation.

The Sheriff’s Department was assisted by Watkins Glen Fire Rescue and Schuyler Ambulance.



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