Crash ejects woman from vehicle; taken to hospital via helicopter

Posted on: 4:22 pm, August 2, 2013, by

Photo from Des Moines County Sheriff's office

A woman was transported to the hospital by Med Force after she crashed while traveling on Highway 34.

According to the Des Moines County Sheriff’s Office, a 50-year-old woman’s vehicle left the roadway after she lost control. It flipped one and a quarter times landing on the passenger side. The Burlington woman was ejected from the vehicle, landing about 40-feet away.

Police say a Med Force helicopter arrived to the scene to transport her.