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Driver airlifted to hospital following rollover crash in Corydon

Driver airlifted to hospital following rollover crash in Corydon
Published: Apr. 23, 2022 at 4:03 PM CDT|Updated: Apr. 23, 2022 at 7:05 PM CDT
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CORYDON, Ky. (WFIE) - Dispatch confirms a rollover crash occurred in Henderson County on Saturday afternoon.

Officials say the single-car wreck happened on U.S. Highway 41 Alternate near Liles-Cairo Road around 3:38 p.m.

According to the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office, the vehicle ran off the roadway and hit a concrete culvert, resulting in the car overturning and sliding nearly 150 feet on the roadway before finally stopping.

Officials say the driver of the car, later identified as Mary Jo Phelps of Corydon, suffered injuries and was transported by helicopter to a hospital in Evansville, Ind.

Her condition is unknown at this time.

The sheriff’s office says the roadway was shut down for approximately 45 minutes.

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