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This 2000 Ford Expedition struck a Chrysler van on Highway 11, before rolling over into the ditch.

The Chrysler van on the left was struck by the Ford on the right on Highway 11 March 27.

Four injured in two-vehicle accident

   Four people involved in a two-vehicle accident were all transported by ambulance or helicopter due to injuries they sustained in a crash that occurred March 27 on Highway 11, according to Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO).

   Scott Jensen, 30, of Weippe, was traveling north on Highway 11. At 11:55 a.m., near milepost 20, he appeared to lose control of the 2000 Ford Expedition he was driving, according to CCSO.

   The Expedition crossed the centerline and struck a 2003 Chrysler van driven by 39-year-old Elizabeth Lopez of Weippe.

   Jensen had one passenger with him, a 15-year-old female juvenile. Lopez also had a passenger, 64-year-old Donna Bonner of Weippe.

   After striking the van, Jensen’s vehicle traveled back across his lane and rolled over into the ditch, according to CCSO.

   The front of Lopez’s van suffered extensive damage.

   Lopez, Bonner, and the female juvenile were transported to the hospital by ambulance. A Medstar helicopter transported Jensen. The extent of everyone’s injuries is unknown at this time.

   Clearwater County Ambulance and Timberline Rescue assisted at the crash. The accident remains under investigation.