Sac County crash sends one to hospital

-Messenger photo by Chad Thompson
Capt. Brian Erritt, of the Sac County Sheriff’s Department, looks over one of the cars involved in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of 255th Street and U.S. Highway 71 Friday afternoon. One person was transported by ambulance to an undisclosed hospital with what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries. Witnesses said the red car was stopped at the intersection when it was struck by another car traveling northbound. Both cars ended up in the northeast ditch. Air bags in both vehicles deployed. The Sac County Sheriff’s Department, Sac County Emergency Medical Services, and Sac City Fire Department, were on scene.