Hwy 30 Accident

1 woman was injured in an accident off Hwy 30 near Kennard, landing in an embankment after swerving to avoid a turning Honda.

One person was injured in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon.

Deputies from the Washington County Sheriff's Office and Kennard Rescue responded to a one-vehicle accident Tuesday around 4 p.m. off Highway 30 and P30 near Kennard. The driver sustained minor injuries.

According to his preliminary investigation, Deputy Jack Dein said the driver of a Pontiac sedan was traveling east on U.S. Highway 30, when the driver swerved to avoid a Honda turning west off P30. She turned behind the Honda and hit the embankment. The airbag did not deploy.

The accident is under investigation. A citation is pending.

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