Woman killed in car accident

An elderly woman was killed in a vehicle crash Friday along Route 414 in Liberty Township, Tioga County.

State police at Mansfield identified the deceased as Darlene E. Harrison, 77, of Middlebury Center.

Police said she was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Herbert Harrison Jr., 76, of Middlebury Center.

Police said he was driving east on the road shortly before 10 a.m. when his vehicle veered off the highway along a downhill curve, traveled down an embankment and struck two trees.

Darlene Harrison was flown by helicopter to Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where she died.

Herbert Harrison was taken to Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro, for a suspected minor injury.