ITHACA, NY – A person was airlifted to the hospital after an accident near the 300 block of Bostwick Road in Ithaca.

At least one person and one vehicle were involved in the accident. Tompkins County Dispatch could not confirm if there were any other parties involved.

New York State Police, Ithaca Police, Ithaca Fire Department and Bangs Ambulance responded.

One seriously damaged vehicle appeared to be being towed away from the scene.

Bostwick Road near the 300 block is closed off. Westbound traffic is being detoured down 7 Mile Drive.

This is a developing story.

Michael Smith

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