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Woman injured in Boone County rollover car crash

Published On: May 18 2013 05:33:59 PM CDT   Updated On: May 18 2013 05:53:27 PM CDT
scene of roll over accident

One woman was injured following a rollover crash in Boone County.

The crash occurred when a vehicle was driving southbound on Highway 63 approaching Prathersville Road. 

Gretchen Pani, 41, lost control and begun to veer off towards the left side of the roadway before overcorrecting.

Pani then overcorrected again to the left causing the vehicle to overturn.

Police said the vehicle continued to overturn several times until coming to rest on its top in the northbound lanes of Highway 63.

Pani was transported from the scene by EMS personnel to University Hospital for a mild concussion and broken hand.

According to officials, It is believed excessive speed and/or drug and alcohol impairment was not a contributing factor in the crash.

Police said Pani voluntarily submitted to a chemical test of her blood.


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