2 people injured in Vernon Co. rollover crash

Published On: May 08 2013 09:01:20 AM CDT   Updated On: May 08 2013 09:24:24 AM CDT

Two women from Illinois were injured in a rollover crash in Vernon County on Tuesday morning.

The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office says Martha Dwyer, 62, of Chicago, Illinois, was southbound on Gore Hollow Road in the Town of Liberty when she lost control of the vehicle and overturned into the ditch.

Dwyer and her passenger Lea C. Beaubien, 67, of Morton Grove, Illinois, were able to free themselves from the vehicle, the sheriff’s office said. Dwyer and Beaubien were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

Both women were transported to Vernon Memorial Hospital for possible injuries, the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office said.