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Craighead County Deputy in Serious Condition After Accident

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Craighead County deputy is in the hospital with multiple injuries after she flips her patrol car on Highway 638, just west of Bay.

Police say Deputy Donna Cromwell and her K-9 were responding to a burglary call, when she lost control on the gravel road and flipped several times.

At last word, doctors at the Med in Memphis were trying to get her condition stabilized to take her into surgery.

We are told she is in serious condition.

"She lost control when she hit the ditch embankment.  She started rolling about four, five or six times.  She got throw'd[sic] from the car." said witness Tim Guthrie.

State police are investigating the accident.

We'll continue to track this story throughout the day.

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