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Driver injured in county road crash


One driver was injured in a two-vehicle crash in Adams County Saturday morning. 

Adams County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened at N 2800th, a tenth of a mile east of E 1850th in rural Loraine, Illinois. 

Deputies said Tanya Steele-Bennett was driving over a hill and saw another vehicle and slammed on the brakes. 

Steele-Bennett collided with the vehicle and ended up in a ditch. 

Deputies said Steele-Bennett had minor injuries and was transported to Blessing Hospital by ambulance. 

The two juveniles in Steele-Bennett's car refused treatment and left with a family member. 

The driver of the other vehicle had no injuries. 

Steele-Bennett was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash. 

Loraine Fire, Mendon Fire, and Adams County Ambulance assisted at the scene. 

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