Officials: 2 injured in single-car crash in Elwood

Greenlawn Fire Department members and EMS personnel respond Greenlawn Fire Department members and EMS personnel respond to an accident early Wednesday, July 9, 2014, involving two teens who were injured when their car struck a tree on Cuba Hill Road in Elwood, fire officials said. Photo Credit: Steve Silverman

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Two teens were injured when their car struck a tree on Cuba Hill Road in Elwood early Wednesday, fire officials said.

The one-car crash, involving a Honda Civic, occurred near the intersection of Elbormar Drive. Fire officials said about two dozen firefighters and EMS personnel from the Greenlawn Fire Department responded to the scene and said the two teens were taken to Huntington Hospital by the Greenlawn Rescue Squad.

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The teens, whose identities were not released, sustained undisclosed injuries in the crash. Their conditions were not immediately known.

Officials said that firefighters also cleaned up a fuel spill at the crash site.

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