CINCINNATI - Five people were transported to local hospitals Thursday evening after a one-vehicle crash in Sayler Park.
Police say Ravenna Perrmann, 18, was driving a 2006 Mazada in a southbound lane of Gracely Drive at 4:55 p.m. when she drove left of center, overcorrected, lost control of the vehicle and struck a utility pole and several trees in the 6800 block of the roadway.
Perrmann was transported by the Cincinnati Fire Department to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center to be treated for minor injuries.
A 16-year-old female passenger was also transported to UCMC after she was ejected from the backseat of the vehicle. She suffered non life-threatening injuries, according to the police report.
Two 16-year-old female passengers and a 17-year-old male passenger were transported to Cincinnati Children's Hospital. One of the victim's was treated for non life-threatening injuries. The other two sustained minor injuries.
All five victims were listed in stable condition late Thursday evening.
Three of the occupants of the vehicle were wearing their seat belts, according to the police report.
The names of the juveniles inside the car at the time of the accident were not released.
Police say speed was a factor in the crash but the incident remains under investigation.
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