Woman treated after crash in Rantoul

Woman treated after crash in Rantoul

RANTOUL — A woman was taken to an area hospital after her car hit a light pole late Saturday night in Rantoul.

According to a Rantoul police report, Sheryl Howell, 50, who listed an address in Rantoul, was driving east on Hobson Drive just east of Maplewood Drive when her vehicle flipped over and hit a light pole at 10:56 p.m. Sunday.

Howell, who was wearing a seat belt, claimed not to know how the vehicle flipped.
The police report said that alcohol did not appear to be a factor.

She was taken to Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, where she was treated and released.

No tickets had been issued in connection with the incident as of Sunday evening.

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