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2 people sent to hospital after Woodstock crash

WOODSTOCK – A single-vehicle crash in Woodstock led to a person being transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Sunday.

Woodstock Fire-Rescue District and Woodstock Police officials responded to a crash at Route 14 and South Street about 3:48 p.m. Sunday after a car hit a utility pole, according to the fire department.

One person was ejected from the vehicle during the incident and was taken to Condell Hospital with life-threatening injures. The other person was taken to Centegra Hospital – Huntley with injuries that were non life-threatening, according to the department.

The road was closed for about an hour and ComEd came out to fix the utility pole. The car was between 20 and 30 feet off the road in a ditch, officials said.

The cause of the crash and the occupants’ identities and conditions weren’t available Sunday evening.

Woodstock Police Department officials are investigating the incident.

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