Motorist injured as car veers off Route 5

A motorist was injured this morning when the vehicle she was driving veered off Route 5 and into a tree-lined area near Harrington Road in the town of Dunkirk. The incident occurred before 10 a.m. and the motorist appeared to be heading east when the vehicle veered across the road and into a set of trees. New York State Police, Sheridan Fire and Chautauqua County EMS responded to the scene.