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      Slappey commute slows due to collision

      Albany police officers and EMS were called to the scene of an accident off of Slappey Boulevard near 9th Avenue. / Kerri Copello


      Albany police officers and EMS were called to the scene of an accident off of Slappey Boulevard near 9th Avenue.

      Officers say that 89-year-old Mary Heritage was traveling south on Slappey Blvd. in her Toyota Avalon when she attempted to make a turn onto 9th Avenue.

      Heritage did not see the 2002 Honda Civic, being driven by 22-year-old Demondtrez Jones, as she turned and her vehille was struck.

      Heritage is being cited with failure to yield while turning left.

      No injuries reported.

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