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Lyon County Crash Injures Woman

Wed 12-21-2016

(Rock Rapids)-- A Rock Rapids woman was injured Tuesday when a vehicle she was driving collided with the rear axle of a semi tractor-trailer.

Authorities say 56-year-old Vickie Fowler was westbound when she lost control of her vehicle, resulting in the collision.

Fowler was taken to Sanford Hospital in Rock Rapids for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. The driver of the semi tractor-trailer, 48-year-old William Senkle of Sioux Falls, wasn't injured.

A 2005 Pontiac Grand Am driven by Fowler was totaled.

About $10,000 in damage was estimated to the semi-tractor trailer, owned by Bennett Trucking of Windom.

The collision took place shortly after 5:30 am.