One Vehicle Accident

On 10-12-15 at approximately 6:53 pm, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a one vehicle accident in the 3800 block of 300th St. A 2004 Chevy Trailblazer driven by Hillary Rae Pico of Graettinger, was heading east and came up over a hill hitting a rut in the roadway. That along with the strong crosswind sent the vehicle into a fishtail where she lost control of the vehicle and ended up in the north ditch hitting the embankment. She was taken to the Palo Alto County Hospital by private vehicle with non-incapacatating injuries. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $5000.