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Construction Worker Injured By Speeding Car

Last updated on Thursday, March 25, 2010

(LABANON, IN) - A construction worker is being treated for injuries suffered in a traffic accident Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 65 in Boone County.

26-year-old Shanae Olson of Columbus, Ohio lost control of her car near the 131 mile marker, causing it to strike the worker in the new construction zone.

The accident snarled traffic on both sides of the I-65 during rush hour.

The construction worker, Mathew Sutton, was taken to Methodist Hospital for treatment of broken legs and ankles.

Olson was ticketed for speeding in a construction zone.

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