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Sheriff Report

The Jefferson County Sheriff?s Office reports the following:


 


Friday


8:13 p.m. ? Leslie Nicole Strong, 30, of Stockport, was driving a 2007 Saturn in the 2400 block of Indigo Avenue and swerved to avoid a deer in the roadway. She overcorrected and drove into the ditch. The vehicle overturned onto its top. Damage was estimated at $10,000.


 


Monday


9:20 a.m. ? Billy Winn, 72, of Ollie, was driving a Winn Corp. dump truck north on Packwood Road. The truck dropped of onto the passenger-side shoulder just before the ?S?-curve. Winn attempted to correct the truck back onto the road, lost control and the truck rolled onto its passenger-side blocking both lanes of traffic. Winn was transported by ambulance to Jefferson County Health Center with nonlife-threating injuries.