UPDATE: Woman in stable condition at Huntington hospital after UTV accident

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NEWPORT TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WTAP) - UPDATE: 08/12/17 7:00 P.M.

Ohio State Highway Patrol officials say the woman is in stable condition at a Huntington hospital.

They're still working to confirm the hospital she is being treated at and are not releasing the woman's identity.


ORIGINAL STORY: 08/11/17 7:51 P.M.

A 53-year-old woman is being flown to the hospital following a Utility Task Vehicle (UTV) accident in Newport Township.

Ohio State Highway Patrol officials say they received the call just before 6 p.m. about an accident on Newells Run Road in Newport Tonwship.

They say the woman driving the UTV went off the left side of the road and overturned.

She is being flown by helicopter to a hospital to be treated for her injuries. Authorities do not know what hospital she is being transported to.

The woman's identity is not being released.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, Newport Fire Department, and Newport EMS all responded to the scene.



 
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