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Two people injured in Wayne County rollover crash

Posted at: 04/06/2013 12:06 PM

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says that two people were injured after a man flipped his car and struck a tree in Arcadia.

Deputies say the incident happened Wednesday morning on Filkins Road near Pardy Smith Road just before 2:30 a.m.

Investigators say a vehicle driven by Michael Rynearson, of Newark, was headed northbound on Filkins Road when Rynearson failed to slow down for a curve in the road. Deputies say the car that's when his vehicle went off the road on the west side, overturned and then hit a tree.

Rynearson was taken by ambulance to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment. Elisabeth Lockwood, also of Newark, who was a passenger in the vehicle also was taken to Strong for treatment.

Deputies say they are still investigating the incident and charges are pending.