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Crash sends Junction woman to hospital

GALLATIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

An SUV crash injured a Junction, Ill. woman in Gallatin County.  

According to Illinois State Police, 33 year old Callie Ellison was heading south on Route 1 Wednesday afternoon, approaching Parker Road, when she drove her GMC Yukon into the ditch to avoid a vehicle stopped in traffic.

The SUV overturned and struck a utility pole.

Ellison was taken to an area hospital.  

The extent of her injuries was not released.

Ellison was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

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