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Town of Ashland Car Accident Takes Another Life

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Another passenger is dead in yesterday's Town of Ashland car accident which took the life of a 3-year-old child.

Police confirmed that 57-year-old Theresa Benjamin, the grandmother of 3-year-old Anthony Lyall, died today at Robert Packer Hospital.

Her death follows a car accident that occurred yesterday on State Route 14 in the Town of Ashland. A 2002 dodge pickup had reportedly struck a guardrail while going northbound on Route 14 and drifted into a southbound lane before crashing into an embankment.

The truck had six occupants, four of which were the grandchildren of Robert Benjamin, the driver of the car

The six were transported for medical assistance.