Man Injured After Crashing Car Into Albany Woods

ALBANY, NH – An elderly man was hurt in an Albany car accident that left the vehicle over a hundred feet into the woods.

According to the Carroll County Sheriffs Office at around 7:20 this morning they were called by a passing motorist who spotted a car in the woods off of Route 16 in the area of Love Joy Marsh.

Corporal Perley of the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office said that the vehicle was headed north bound when it crossed the center line and left the roadway on the south bound side, going airborne and traveling 126 feet into the woods.

The Conway Fire Department had to extract the driver from the vehicle. He was then transported to Memorial Hospital and from there taken to Maine Medical Center sue to the severity of his injuries. The victims name was not released by news time barring notification of family.

The accident remains under investigation at this time, but authorities believe that the cause of the crash was fatigue.