Traffic Accident Claims Life Of Greene County Woman

(BLOOMFIELD) – An accident on Corwin Road in Bloomfield, Thursday claimed the life of 67-year-old Elizabeth Ann Spears.

The accident occurred at approximately 4:30 p.m.
According to Greene County Sheriff Detectives, Spears was traveling east on Corwin Road in a 2006 Hummer H3 when the vehicle traveled east of the road shoulder and became lodged on the edge of the roadway.
Detectives believe the vehicle’s exhaust system ignited foliage beneath the Hummer which engulfed the vehicle.
Spears died as a result of the fire.