An Adams woman is dead following a one vehicle crash that occurred late Thursday afternoon on Rt 81 in the Town of Ellisburg.
State Police say 69 year old Judith Jerome was traveling north on 81 when she experienced some kind of medical issue. That caused her vehicle to go off the median, striking a concrete bridge pillar that was part of the County Rt. 90 overpass. Jerome’s vehicle then caught fire.
A passing motorist was able to pull Jerome from the burning vehicle.
Police say she died of her injuries at the scene. The investigation into the crash is continuing.