PUTNAM VALLEY - Two people were injured Friday evening after a crash on the Taconic Parkway in Putnam Valley.

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The driver of the car allegedly lost control and rolled off the Taconic shortly after 5 p.m. A tow truck driver who responded to the accident says both victims were airlifted to the hospital.

The southbound lanes of the parkway were shut down for two hours and traffic was diverted onto Route 301.