NYSP: Fatal rollover crash in Denmark

NYSP news release

LOWVLLE, NY —  On November 6, 2021, at 10:37 p.m., State Police responded to a one-vehicle roll-over crash on Deer River Road in the town of Denmark, Lewis County.

The preliminary investigation has determined that a 2016 GMC Terrain, operated by Emily S. Ashline, age 31, from Carthage, NY, was traveling eastbound on Deer River Road when she lost control on a curve in the roadway, crossed over into the westbound lane, striking a barbed wire fence and several wood fence posts. The vehicle then crossed back over into the eastbound lane, down an earth embankment, subsequently coming to rest on its roof in a rocky area on the edge of the Deer River.

Emily Ashline was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A 34-year-old female passenger was transported to Lewis County General Hospital, where she was treated and released.

The investigation is continuing.