Slick highway Monday led to pickup crashing through guardrail, down ravine

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Orondo Firefighters Association photo

The driver of a pickup on Highway 97 near Sun Cove lost control on the slick roadway Monday morning, rolled, went through a guardrail and plunged down a ravine, the Orondo Firefighters Association reported.

Firefighters responded to the accident near the intersection with Weimer Road just after 8 a.m. to find two people inside the pickup.

One of the people was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

The firefighters association said road conditions were extremely slick and hazardous on Highway 97 Monday morning after a light snowfall.