Car runs off Portersville-area curve

From Local Sources

PORTERSVILLE — A Portersville-area woman escaped with minor scrapes after her car failed to negotiate a curve in the road west of Portersville on Saturday morning.

Kylee G. Cleek, 23, was eastbound on County Road 500N in a 2014 Ford Focus when the 7:27 a.m. accident occurred east of County Road 700W, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy reported Cleek failed to notice a curve just past a bridge. Her car ran into a ditch and its air bags deployed.

Cleek did not require medical treatment for minor scrapes, according to the sheriff’s office.

Damage was estimated to have exceeded $5,000.

A Ruxer Ford wrecker assisted.

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