Crash near Winona

A two-vehicle accident near Winona sent three people to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries Tuesday afternoon. The minor accident occurred about 2 p.m. at the intersection of state Route 9 and Winona Road and involved a Chevrolet HHR driven by Jolene Widlicka, 49, Yates Road, Salem, and a Dodge Stratus driven by Alexis Zehentbauer, 16, of East Rochester. Riding with Zehentbauer was her sister, Riley, 19. Widlicka, who was cited, was taken by ambulance to Salem Regional Meddical Center, while the Zehentbauers were transported to the hospital by their father. The accident was handled by the highway patrol, and the Hanover and Winona fire departments also responded. (Salem News photo by Tom Giambroni)