Crash lands Peru woman in hospital

LONDONDERRY - A Peru woman was transported to Springfield Hospital for unknown injuries following a car accident around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Francisca Russo, 41, was traveling north on Landgrove Road in Londonderry when 2000 Honda CRV went off the right side of the road and struck a tree causing heavy front end damage to her vehicle.

The initial investigation indicates that Russo lost control while avoiding two deer in the road. There was no indication that alcohol or excessive speed were factors.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact State Police.


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