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Two teens hurt in rollover crash

Deputies in Jackson County are investigating a rollover crash that happened late Thursday night in rural Carbondale, Ill.

According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Department, officers responded to a rollover crash on Dillinger Road on the bridge near Mudd Road around 10:58 p.m.

A passerby called police saying a Jeep rolled over onto its side on the bridge, pinning the driver's leg under the vehicle.

First Responders used equipment to lift the vehicle and pull the driver out from under the Jeep.

Deputies say the driver, 18-year-old Taylor Vaughn of Carbondale and her 16-year-old passenger were taken by ambulance to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale with injuries.

No word on their conditions or what caused the Jeep to flip.

The Jackson county Ambulance Service and Carbondale Township Fire Department helped deputies with the crash.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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