Hwy 18 Crash Injures One

Wed 12-24-2014 []

(Primghar)-- A single vehicle crash Tuesday on Highway 18 in O'Brien county injured a Hartley woman.

The O'Brien County Sheriff's Office says 53-year-old Terry Hilbert of Hartley was driving a 2013 Mazda eastbound when he lost control. The vehicle left the road, went into the south ditch and collided with a cement culvert.

A passenger, 53-year-old Melody Hilbert of Hartley, was taken by the Hartley ambulance to Spencer Hospital for treatment of possible injuries. No injuries were reported to Terry Hilbert.

Officials say the road was snow-covered at the time.

$6,000 in damage was estimated to the vehicle.

The crash took place around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.