Crash in Mooers claims life of 75-year old woman

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Police are investigating a fatal crash in Mooers, New York, that occurred over the weekend.

Hilda Phair, 75, of Mooers, was driving on State Route 11 on Saturday when she lost control of her vehicle, crossed into oncoming traffic and collided with another vehicle, according to police.

That vehicle was being driven by Teresa Dickson, 54, of St. Albans.

Both Phair and Dickson were taken by ambulance to the University of Vermont Health Network at Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital.

Three passengers were also taken to the hospital, including two six-year old children.

Dickson, police say, sustained a broken ankle and chest pain.

Phair died at the hospital.

The crash remains under investigation.

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