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Update: One person hospitalized following Rothschild crash


An elderly man sustained minor injuries following a Monday morning crash in Rothschild.

At approximately 8:45 a.m., emergency crews responded to the intersection of Bus. 51 and I-29 after a car went into a ditch.

According to the Rothschild Police Department, an 83-year-old man turned onto the I-29 on-ramp, lost control of his vehicle, went across the median and another lane of traffic, and landed in the ditch.  

The man was transported to the hospital for minor injuries.

Police do not suspect alcohol or drugs as contributing factors in the crash.


One person is hospitalized following a crash at approximately 8:45 a.m. Monday in Rothschild.

A vehicle went down an off-ramp and into a ditch near the intersection of Bus. 51 and I-29, near Coral Lanes.

According to the Rothschild Fire Department, the driver was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries. There were no other passengers in the car.

Newsline 9 will bring you updates as they become available.  

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