ESPERANCE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – An elderly woman was found in a ditch in the town early Monday morning.
Schoharie County Dispatchers say they received at a call 5:12 a.m. reporting that a 91-year-old female had been missing from her home in the Town of Esperance since at least 4:30 in the morning.
The subject resides on Sunny View Drive with her son who reported her missing.
Schoharie County Deputies, State Police and a Department of Encon K-9 unit responded to the scene.
At 6:25 a.m., the female who is not being identified was located lying in a ditch on the side of Ragan Road – approximately 1 mile from her residence.
Esperance Volunteer Rescue Squad transported the subject to Cobleskill Hospital for treatment of hypothermia.