TURIN A woman was hospitalized after a one-person snowmobile accident at 3:32 a.m. Saturday on the Plummer Road/Trail C7D in the town of West Turin.
Lewis County sheriffs deputies said Tania L. Waterman, 35, of Middleville, Herkimer County, was operating a 2014 Ski-Doo 800 cc snowmobile when she lost control traveling around a curve on the trail about 0.6 mile southeast of Mackay Road and struck a tree.
Ms. Waterman was unconscious on the scene and was taken to St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Utica, for treatment of head injuries, deputies said. A nursing supervisor said she was in fair condition Sunday night.
The incident remains under investigation. Deputies were assisted on the scene by the Constableville Fire Department and EMS squad.