Early morning crash sends woman to the hospital - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Woman hospitalized with serious injuries after car accident

This accident on St. Mary's Rd. sent one woman to the hospital. This accident on St. Mary's Rd. sent one woman to the hospital.
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A woman is in the hospital following an early morning car accident. She is in serious condition after police say her car hit a light pole and then crashed into a tree on St. Mary's Rd.

A Columbus Police officer was driving down St. Mary's road near Valley Crest Dr. when he noticed a car face down in a ditch. The driver was trapped inside of the vehicle.
 
They are not sure if weather played a role in this accident. It is not known how long she was trapped in the vehicle. 

That area of St. Mary's Road was shut down for more than 2 hours while police investigated how the woman crashed her vehicle.

This accident is still under investigation. Updates will be provided as they become available.  

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