Update: One of the drivers involved in a two-car accident on Triphammer Road, Lori G. Burns, age 64 of Cortland County, was found dead at the scene. Deputies from the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office determined that Burns was traveling south on Triphammer Road when she swerved into the northbound lane for an unknown reason. Her vehicle struck a Dodge Ram, travelling north, head on. The driver of the Dodge was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. While an investigation is ongoing, no further information is available at this time.
Original Story: Lansing Fire and Rescue, Bangs Ambulance and deputies from the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office have responded to a head-on two-car motor vehicle accident that occurred on Triphammer Road near Horizon Drive.
Upon arriving on the scene, police found one person unresponsive, according to the police scanner.
The vehicle’s other occupant was conscious and able to walk around without issue. Deputies from the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office were called to the scene to help direct traffic around the accident. Currently, deputies from the sheriff's office have closed Triphammer Road between Horizon Drive and Cherry Road.