Woman seriously injured in Warren County crash

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

DEERFIELD TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) -- A woman is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after an accident on I-71 Thursday afternoon.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, 37-year-old Michelle Pihl was traveling north on interstate route 71, just north of the Fields Ertel Road exit when she swerved to the right and off the right side of the roadway. Her vehicle rolled at least four times and landed on its top along the highway.

Pihl was transported to University Hospital by Aircare where she has life threatening injuries.

It is not known if Pihl was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.The incident is currently being investigated by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

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