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Woman suffers major injuries in Sutter County crash

A Sutter County woman was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning.

Michelle R. Rickey, 25, of the town of Sutter was driving east on Clark Road in a 2003 Chevy Tahoe about 8 a.m. when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a bridge abutment, according to a California Highway Patrol news release. The vehicle sustained major damage from the impact and rolled over several times.

Rickey was able to get out of the vehicle before emergency personnel arrived. She was transported by air ambulance to Sutter Roseville Medical Center. It was not known whether Rickey was wearing a seat belt. CHP officials said neither alcohol nor drugs appeared to have been factors in the crash.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call the Yuba-Sutter area CHP at 530-674-5141.