CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. – A Wilton woman died after her car collided with a tow truck Wednesday afternoon.
The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office responded to the call of an accident just after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday on Route 9 in Clifton Park.
When officers arrived on the scene, they found 80-year-old Dorothy Knorr deceased at the scene.
An investigation into the accident showed Kevin Bradt of Schenectady was driving a flatbed tow truck southbound on Route 9 when Knorr entered the roadway from the Harbor House restaurant parking lot causing the collision.
Her husband, 80-year-old Gerald Knorr, was a passenger in the vehicle and was transported to Saratoga Hospital with minor injuries.
Bradt was not injured, and tickets were not issued.
Route 9 was closed for several hours while crews investigated the accident.
The accident was investigated by the Sheriff's Office Accident Investigation Unit. The Sheriff's Office was assisted by Clifton Park Halfmoon EMS, Clifton Park Fire Department and NYS Department of Transportation.