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Saturday, October 20th, 2018
Seizure Causes Crash
Wednesday Nov 29, 2017 4:41pm
Auburn, IN

By: Sheila McCrea

A Kendallville woman was hurt after she suffered a seizure while driving.

According to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department, 50 year-old Lois Williamson was headed north on State Road 3 near County Road 70 when she had a seizure. A witness saw Williamson slump over the wheel before crossing the grass median into the southbound lanes.

Reports indicate that she went down a steep embankment into a wooded area and hit several trees. Authorities say that she was wearing a seatbelt.

She had a spinal fracture as a result of the accident, but has been treated and released from the hospital.

The DeKalb County Sheriff's Department was assisted by The Indiana State Police, DeKalb County EMS, and the Laotte and Huntertown Fire Department.


(DeKalb County Sheriff's Department Photo)
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