Woman Blacks Out and Hits Telephone Pole
By: Sheila McCrea -
Monday, October 4, 2021
ASHLEY, IN - A woman is in the hospital after driving into a telephone pole.
According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department, Tamara Britton, age 55 of Angola, was traveling west on West State Street in Ashley at around 1:30 p.m. Saturday when she said she blacked out. Reports indicate she then veered off the road and hit a telephone pole.
Britton sustained minor injuries and was taken to the hospital by family members.
Her vehicle was totaled as a result of the crash.
The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department was assisted at the scene by the Ashley Fire Department, Parkview EMS, and Bill’s Towing.
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