Man allegedly stole running vehicle

CANTON — A Potsdam woman died over the weekend at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, following a crash on Route 11 in Canton.

St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies said Karen S. Rivers, 55, was driving a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox when she experienced a medical emergency and exited the north shoulder of Route 11, coming to a stop off the road.

Ms. Rivers was taken to Canton-Potsdam Hospital for treatment and later taken to the Syracuse hospital where she died of medical complications not related to the crash, according to police.

No passenger injuries were reported.

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