Woman dies in Thruway crash
GLEN – A crash on the state Thruway Saturday night killed a Schenectady woman, state police said.
Troopers said Linda D. Brandow, 64, died after the Ford Expedition she was in went off the Thruway in Glen, drove into small trees and overturned around 8:30 p.m.
Troopers said two others in the vehicle, driver Deborah M. Ottley, 54, and a back-seat passenger, also 54, were injured in the one-car crash.
Troopers said Brandow, who was sitting in the front passenger seat, was transported by Greater Amsterdam Volunteer Ambulance Corps to St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, where she was pronounced dead.
Ottley and the back-seat passenger were transported to St. Mary’s with non-life- threatening injuries, police said.
No other vehicles were involved, police said.
No charges were filed. The investigation is ongoing, troopers said today.