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Witness Say Driver Leaned Over Just Before Crash in Oronoco

Posted at: 11/23/2012 5:22 PM

(ABC 6 News) - We now have more information about that Thanksgiving Day accident in Oronoco, along County Road 18.     

The state patrol says a witness claims to have seen the 37-year-old driver lean over toward her passenger seat before her car went off the road. The vehicle then hit an embankment and went airborne.

Authorities say a 7-year-old boy was also in the front seat, but it's unknown as to why the woman may have leaned over just before the crash.

Both she and the boy were taken to St. Mary's hospital in Rochester. She's believed to have hip and leg injuries while the boy's condition is unknown. Their identities have not been released.