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73-year-old woman in serious condition after crash 73-year-old woman in serious condition after crash
ATHOL, Idaho -

According to Idaho State Police, 73-year-old Merlyne J. Ziaya of Cocolalla, Idaho is at  Kootenai Health after driving her Subaru Legacy into a median near Athol, Idaho. They say she was driving northbound on US95 when she drove off the road, into the median, and then back onto the highway. ISP went on to say she left the highway a second time, and drove back into the median, hitting the embankment. The car then flipped over onto its top. 

Life Flight transported to Ziaya to Kootenai Health, where Kootenai Health representatives say Ziaya remains in serious condition as of Wednesday night. ISP says Ziaya was wearing a seatbelt when her car crashed.

The investigation is ongoing.

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