|Published: 9:21 AM, 03/19/2013
||Last updated: 9:21 AM, 03/19/2013
Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-Three people were injured in a head-on collision
involving two vehicles on Sunday, March 17, on U.S. Highway 25/70 near KOA
Lane, at 4:15 p.m., the Newport Police Department reported.
Linda Sue Samples, 47, of 416 Highway 411, in Newport,
was flown by helicopter from the accident scene to Johnson City Medical Center.
On Monday night, March 18, Samples was listed in
"stable" condition at JCMC. A hospital physician said Samples had
suffered left leg fractures, a deep cut on her right leg, and the severing of
an artery that was repaired in surgery. "She's alert and oriented,"
the physician said.
For more details, please see the Tuesday edition of the
Newport Plain Talk.
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