Woman, 84, dies in Gerry car accident

GERRY – An 84-year-old female resident of Gerry died after an accident on Monday morning, according to New York State Police based in Jamestown.

The unidentified woman was crossing Harris Hill Road from her paper box. Jamie Carder, 34, of Falconer, was driving a 2007 Jeep north when she crested a hill and observed her crossing the road.

According to the report, Carder took evasive action, but struck the woman. Carder pulled over and had a third party call 911. The woman was transported to Hamot Medical Center in Erie, Pa., where she succumbed to her injuries.

Carder was not charged or issued tickets.