Ulysses woman killed by camper at Cowanesque Lake

LAWRENCEVILLE – A 77-year-old Ulysses woman was killed about 12:30 p.m. Sunday when the camper trailer she and her husband were working on rolled over her at the Cowanesque Lake Tompkins Campground in Tioga County.

State police said Alice Faye Erickson was working on the brakes of a camper trailer her husband was hauling with a truck. While she was laying on the ground, the brakes of the trailer came loose and the vehicle ran her over. Tioga County Deputy Coroner Lee Strange pronounced Erickson dead at the scene.