Pickup spins out on icy Highway 36 injuring passenger

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A passenger in a pickup truck was injured Monday when the driver lost control and the vehicle spun out, coming to a stop in a ditch one mile south of Kidder.

The highway patrol listed injuries as serious for 20-year-old Leda Powell of Cameron who was taken by emergency medical services to the Cameron Regional Medical Center. The driver of the pickup, 37-year-old Joshua Rauber of Cameron, was not injured.

Both occupants were using seat belts and the pickup received minor damage in the accident at 11:05 am Monday on westbound Highway 36.

Assistance was provided by the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Department.