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ALTON—A 19-year-old Lone Tree, CO, resident was injured in a one-vehicle accident about 12:40 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, on the Highway 60 expressway, three miles north of Alton.

Chloe O’Keefe was driving south when she reported she swerved to avoid striking a deer and lost control of her 2009 Jeep Liberty, which entered the west ditch and vaulted over the Union Pacific Railroad tracks, according to the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.

O’Keefe was transported by the Alton Ambulance to Orange City Area Health System.

The Jeep received an estimated $5,000 damage.