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Tag: Capitol Stat

Dec.
29th

Trip to Capitol State Forest doesn’t end so well

I’m sure the idea of going for a ride through Capitol State Forest sounded like a good one. But for one couple, their ride on Tuesday didn’t end so well.

According to the state Department of Natural Resources, the single-vehicle rollover accident could have been a lot worse. The two occupants, a man and a woman, and their dog were able to escape the vehicle without injuries shortly before it burst into flames.

But department officials said this incident could be filed under “completely preventable.”

The driver was illegally four-wheeling in an area not approved for off-road use, the agency

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