Coshocton Woman Injured in Accident

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A Coshocton woman is flown to Grant Medical Center following a Friday night accident.

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said that 54-year-old Velma Wilson was traveling west on County Road 16 in the 50000 block in Lafayette Township, when she lost control of the vehicle, went left of center, struck a guardrail and then went over the guard rail, striking a tree.

Wilson’s condition is unknown at this time. The incident remains under investigation.

Assisting at the scene was West Lafayette Police Department, Coshocton City Fire, West Lafayette Fire Department, Coshocton County EMS, and Prince’s Wrecker Service.

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