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A car crash Thursday afternoon has left an elderly woman from Mahopac hospitalized in critical condition.

Abigail Carmona

Oct 6, 2023, 9:11 PM

Updated 256 days ago

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A car crash Thursday afternoon has left an elderly woman from Mahopac hospitalized in critical condition.
Mary Callaghan, 81, was traveling eastbound on Highridge Road at a high rate of speed.
Carmel police say Callaghan struck a rock wall in front of 63 Mount Hope Road, after failing to stop at a stop sign proceeding through the intersection.
Officials say they are trying to determine if she suffered a medical emergency prior to the accident.
Callaghan was taken to Westchester Medical Center.


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