SHELDON—An 82-year-old Sheldon woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash about 12:40 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at the intersection of Wilson Street and Washington Avenue in Sheldon.
Dixie Lou De Jong was driving west on Wilson when she told authorities she was unable to stop her 2014 Buick Encore and it went through the intersection and up and over a curb into a residential yard before coming to a halt, according to the Sheldon Police Department.
De Jong was transported by the Sheldon Community Ambulance Team to Sanford Sheldon Medical Center.
Unknown medical issues may have been a factor, according to the police report.
The De Jong vehicle received an estimated $2,000 damage.
The lawn of Glenda Kreykes received an estimated $1,000 damage.