Crash into tree injures driver
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Emergency personnel come to the aid of a 74-year-old Garden Valley woman who the Placerville California Highway Patrol reported was injured when the SUV she was driving went off Highway 49 in Cool and crashed head-on into a tree. The woman, who was wearing a seatbelt, was transported to Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital in Auburn with minor injuries, the Highway Patrol said. The crash took place at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday near Aaron Cool Road. Cause of the single-vehicle crash was not available.