LaSalle County woman injured in ATV accident

By WEEK Reporter

May 20, 2012 Updated May 20, 2012 at 10:22 PM CDT

EAGLE TOWNSHIP, Ill. -- A LaSalle County woman is in critical but stable condition following an ATV accident Saturday night.

Authorities say around 7:40 p.m. 45 year-old Melissa Burash was riding an ATV on her property at 1604 Oakley Avenue in Eagle Township, when the vehicle flipped over.

Burash was knocked unconscious.

She was taken by ambulance to St. Mary's Hospital in Streator, then transferred to OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

The details of her injuries are not being released.

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