(02/02/2005)
A Calhoun woman is improving in Charleston Area Medical Center after suffering serious injuries in a car accident Sunday morning.

Nineteen-year-old Rochelle Reddick was placed in a step-down unit from ICU yesterday, and is scheduled for further surgery.

Reddick reportedly suffered a compound fracture of her femur, crushed knee caps, a punctured lung and internal bleeding, according to a family spokesperson.

Jason Conrad, 24, a passenger in Reddick's vehicle, has been released from CAMC. He reportedly suffered from a severed ear, which was re-attached, and fractured ribs.

The Reddick car was traveling south on Rt. 16, Pleasant Hill, near the intersection of Vaughan Road, when the vehicle went out of control as it went down a small hill.

The auto then struck a tree along the highway, throwing Reddick from the vehicle and came to rest several feet away in a yard.

The accident was one of several last weekend during icy road conditions that sent several people to the hospital.


Hur Herald ©from Sunny Cal
The information on these pages, to the extent the law allows, remains the exclusive property of Bob Weaver and The Hur Herald. information cannot be not be used in any type of commercial endeavor, or used on a web site without the express permission of the owner. Hur Herald published printed editions 1996-1999, Online ©Hur Herald Publishing, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019