1 injured in Franklin County accident

police-lightFRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. — A Union County woman was injured in a single vehicle accident in Franklin County on Monday.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department responded to a 911 call on St. Mary’s Road near the intersection with Pipe Creek Rd regarding a single vehicle accident.

According to police, Beverly Froman, 67, of Liberty was traveling south on St. Mary’s Road.

As she was negotiating a curve in the roadway, she saw an oncoming large truck.

Froman stated that she applied the brakes, which caused her to lose control of her vehicle due to the wet roadway.

Froman’s car went off the east side of the roadway, striking an embankment and a tree.

Froman was transported to Margaret Mary Health in Batesville for treatment of her injuries.