Two local woman are recovering in the hospital after the car they were traveling in veers off the highway and crashes into a ditch.
The accident happened last night around 7:45 p.m on County Road 270 in Gadsden County. According to police, 21 year-old Marjorie Carone was driving in the westbound lane of County Road 270. For reasons that are unknown, Carone steered left across the eastbound lane and entered a ditch.
The vehicle continued to travel, colliding with a pine, guide wire and a wooden fence before resting in the grassy yard of Shady Rest Road in Gadsden County.
Carone was ejected from the vehicle and suffered serious injuries. The passenger suffered minor injuries. Both women were taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.