Tuesday evening at about 6:20 p.m., New York State Police and Hancock Rescue responded to a one-car accident on Klondike Road in the town of Hancock. When emergency crews arrived an overturned vehicle with a woman inside was fully engulfed in flames.  Crews rapidly extinguished the fire.  The crash victim was 69-year-old Elizabeth J. Rosengrant of Fishs Eddy who for an unknown reason, went off the road and struck two trees, with the car overturning and bursting into flames.  The victim died in the crash.

The case remains under investigation.