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Police Investigating Accident Injuring Two Women
Updated May 5, 2013 1:01 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
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(LAWRENCE COUNTY) - Two people were injured and police are investigating after an accident on Guthrie Road late last night.

Lawrence County police reports say 37-year-old Deeandra Hammond of Bedford was heading west on Guthrie Road near Lemon Quarry Road at what police describe as a high rate of speed when she ran off the road, stuck a series of utility poles, and came to a rest in a person's yard.

Police then say Hammond fled the scene, but was apprehended nearby.

Reports say Hammond's breath smelled of alcoholic beverages and toxicology tests were ordered, both Hammond and her passenger, 36-year-old Tamela Young of Bedford were treated and released at the scene for neck pain.

No charges or citations have been filed according to the report.



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