Woman injured after moose causes single-vehicle crash in Essex County

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BRIGHTON — A 19-year-old woman was injured in a single-vehicle car crash in Warren’s Gore on Friday.

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At around 6:15 p.m. police responded to the crash scene located on VT Route 114.

The driver was identified as Tesia Cleveland, of Beecher Falls.

Police say Cleveland was attempting to avoid a moose, which forced her to drive off the road.

She sustained injuries as a result of the crash and was transported to North Country Hospital.

Brighton Fire Department was dispatched to the scene to assist.

At this time police have no information about Cleveland’s injuries.