An elderly Minoa woman was killed in a one-car accident on Bolivar Road in the Town of Sullivan.

The Madison County Sheriff's Office says 88-year old Walter Kogut lost control of his vehicle on a curve just before 5:30 Sunday afternoon, left the road and hit a tree head-on.

Kogut and a front seat passenger, 85-year old Lillian Kogut, were found unconscious when rescuers arrived.

They had to be extriacted from the wreckage.

Both were taken to a Syracuse hospital where Lillian Kogut later died.

The investigation into the accident is continuing.