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Westmoreland woman crashes car into home on Route 46 in Western

The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

Posted: Mar 8, 2019 11:27 AM

WESTERN, N.Y. -- Oneida County sheriff's deputies say a Westmoreland woman was driving too fast for the road conditions when she went off Route 46 in the town of Western and hit a house.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

When deputies got to the scene, they say the driver and passenger had fled.

Their investigation revealed Shannon Richardson was driving north when she lost control and went off the road hitting a house.

No one was home.

Richardson was issued several tickets, and her passenger, Matthew Widman, also allegedly fled the scene.

Authorities are still investigating this crash.

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