Saratoga Sheriff: Ballston Lake woman killed in Saturday night Greenfield crash; Five others hurt

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GREENFIELD – A Ballston Lake woman was killed and five other people hurt in a Saturday night crash on Route 9N in Greenfield, Saratoga County Sheriff’s officials said.

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Diane Welch, 62, of Ballston Lake, was taken to Albany Medical Center, where she later died, officials said.

The five others, all in the second vehicle, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.

The two-car crash happened at about 8:45 p.m. Saturday night at the intersection of Route 9N and Lanie Drive in the town of Greenfield, officials said.

A Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by Welch collided with a Nissan Rogue driven by Ashley R. Donovan, 26, of Greenfield Center, officials said. Donovan’s vehicle had four passengers, officials said.

The cause of the crash remained under investigation Tuesday, officials said.

The state Park Police, Greenfield Fire Department and EMS from Community Corp., Wilton, Moreau and the Saratoga Springs Fire Department assisted.

Correction 10/13 4:12 p.m.: The crash happened Saturday evening, Oct. 9. An earlier version of this story, based on a sheriff’s release, incorrectly placed the crash the following evening.

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