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Sheriff Report

The Jefferson County Sheriff?s Office reports the following:


 


Saturday


12:17 p.m. ? Whitney Ann Horras, 21, of Richland, was driving a 2018 Toyota 4Runner south on Packwood Road. The vehicle caught part of the shoulder. Due to a rut that was already on the shoulder, the vehicle was sucked into the ditch. The vehicle rolled once. Horras received minor injuries. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $30,000. Damage to two signs owned by Jefferson County Roads Department was estimated at $200. No citations were issued due to the ruts on the shoulder contributing to the accident.