Woman injured in two-car traffic accident

An accident Monday morning on Vermont Route 2A sent a woman to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

Police said Doris Farnsworth, 81, of Essex was making a left turn at the intersection of Route 2A and Marshall Avenue at 10:49 a.m. when her vehicle was struck by a northbound vehicle operated by Melissa Jenkins, 38, of Waterbury.

Neither operator sustained injuries, but a female passenger in Farnsworth’s vehicle was extricated and transported to Fletcher Allen Health Care, according police. The female was not wearing a seatbelt. The nature of her injuries was not known.

The accident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to the contact the Williston Police Department at 878-6611.