November 4, 2012

Winslow woman hurt in Sunday crash on Garland Road

By Rachel Ohm rohm@centralmaine.com
Staff Writer

WINSLOW -- A Winslow woman was taken to Inland Hospital on Sunday afternoon, after her car went off the road and into a tree on Garland Road in Winslow.

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Winslow firefighters escort Anita Ward, of Winslow, away from the vehicle she was driving, which went off the Garland Road and slammed into a tree, on Sunday.

Staff photo by David Leaming

Anita Ward was driving a black Cadillac Escalade when the accident happened around 1 p.m. Sunday.

Winslow Fire Department Capt. Joseph Gravel said Ward indicated she had veered off to avoid another car coming into her lane.

"I don't know exactly what happened, all I know is that her car appears to have gone off the road," said Linda Smedberg, a Winslow police officer who also responded to the accident.

A nursing supervisor at Inland Hospital said Ward was in stable condition Sunday night.

Rachel Ohm -- 612-2368
rohm@mainetoday.com

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