COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – An elderly man is in serious condition after a bad crash in Colonie Wednesday morning.
Police say the crash happened around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday when the driver of a red Nissan was making a left turn into the Exit 5 ramp onto the Northway and was struck by a silver Lexus.
The elderly driver, 79-year-old Gordon Putnam, driver of the Nissan, was transported to the hospital and is in critical condition. The driver of the other car was treated for a possible broken arm.
Police say there is no indications drugs or alcohol were involved in the crash.