Three-car Accident Reported in Stafford
Traffic was detoured for 45 minutes in the area of East Bay Avenue; minimal injuries reported.
Traffic on East Bay Avenue in Stafford was detoured for about 45 minutes earlier today following a three-vehicle accident.
Around 1 p.m, Stafford Police responded to a motor vehicle accident involving three vehicles at the intersection of East Bay Ave and North Union Street.
Investigation at the scene revealed that a vehicle operated by Nancy Schlagenhaft was attempting to execute a left turn onto South Union Ave when the back of her vehicle was struck by Lee Ann Abbatemarco, who was stopping and was additionally struck in the back by a vehicle, which was operated by Michael J. Dercole causing Abbatemarco to strike the turning vehicle.
Stafford First Aid Squad responded for minor injuries, and transported Abbatemarco and Dercole to SOMC for treatment. Schlagenhaft reported no injuries at the scene.
Continued investigation by police is pending.