Single-vehicle wreck injures teen driver

COLOMBIA, IL – A female 17-year-old refused medical treatment following a single-vehicle crash on the ramp from Route 158 to southbound Route 3 Sunday, Republic-Times reports.

The 17-year-old was driving a white pickup truck when she lost control of the vehicle, and it somehow landed on its side.

First responders were called to the scene of the wreck at 1:50 p.m. The victim refused medical treatment.

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