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Five injured when UTV rolls

BRIGHTON – Five injuries were reported when a utility terrain vehicle rolled Saturday night.

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the scene of an accident in the 1200 block of Highway 78 at approximately 8:46 p.m. Saturday night. Tyler Russell, of Brighton, was driving a Honda Pioneer UTV through a field when it hit a slope and rolled.

Six people were in the vehicle at the time of the crash. Three reported minor injuries and were transported by private vehicle. Two others were transported by ambulance. One went to the University of Iowa Hospital and the other to the Washington County Hospital.