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      Car lands in Kirksville ditch

      First responders assisted a driver who drove into a ditch in Kirksville Tuesday.

      First responders assisted a driver who drove into a ditch Tuesday afternoon.

      The accident happened in Kirksville a little after 3 p.m.

      According to two witnesses, the woman was driving north on Baltimore Street when she suddenly lost control of her car. The car went off the road and landed in the grass ditch behind the Comfort Inn Hotel.

      The two men who witnessed the accident came to the woman's aid. She was conscious and alert.

      There was damage to front of vehicle and all the tires were blown out.

      Kirksville Police and Fire Departments reported to scene. The Adair County Ambulance District transported the woman to the hospital.