Woman flown to hospital after crashing in Piqua


PIQUA, Ohio (WDTN) – A woman was flown by medical helicopter to Miami Valley Hospital early Monday after crashing into a tree.

Miami County Sheriff’s Deputies say the woman was northbound on North Hardin Rd. around 3:45 a.m. when she drifted off the west side of the road. Her car smashed into a tree.

Deputies say the woman was taken into surgery upon arrival at Miami Valley Hospital.

They say it’s possible she fell asleep at the wheel. They are also looking into whether she was under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time.

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