Walnut Grove Woman Injured 10 Apr 12

A Walnut Grove woman was injured in a car crash on Highway 68 east of Milroy Monday evening. 55-year-old Sandra Hancock was driving a Saturn Vue eastbound on 68 when a westbound Chevy Silverado went to turn off the highway and struck the Saturn at just after 5:30pm. Hancock was taken to the Marshall Hospital with what authorities say are non life-threatening injuries. She was wearing a seatbelt. The driver of the Silverado, 42-year-old Dennis VanDeputte of Tracy was not hurt. Alcohol was detected in his system. Both vehicles were totaled. The crash remains under investigation.