Woman injured, cited in dirt bike crash
A woman was injured and cited for DUII following a dirt bike crash east of Prineville Saturday evening.
According to a Crook County Sheriff's Office report, the crash happened around 7 p.m. 1.5 miles up Forest Service Road 2610 from Highway 26. Responding deputies determined that 29-year-old Danielle Dillon of West Branch, Michigan was operating a 50 CC dirt bike. The inexperienced rider lost control and crashed on the gravel road at approximately 25 mph. She was not wearing a helmet.
At the time of the crash, Dillon was riding with friends and family and was assisted to a vehicle and transported into Prineville. Medics met the vehicle just outside of town and transported Dillon to St. Charles Medical Center-Prineville due to her injuries. Her current status is unknown, authorities said.
Deputies developed probable cause that Dillon was driving under the influence of intoxicants at the time of the crash. She was subsequently cited and released in lieu of custody on the charge of DUII.
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