Shenandoah Man Found Outside Vehicle After Tuesday Night Crash

Wednesday morning the Page County Sheriff’s Office responded to an accident near the intersection of 172nd Street and Taylor/Page Avenue, approximately 6 miles northeast of Clarinda.  Upon a search of the area, 65 year old Steven Richard Olson of rural Shenandoah was found lying in a ditch showing signs of hypothermia.  Olson had missed a turn, drove over a YIELD sign and rolled the vehicle into a ditch.  Further investigation revealed Olson had crashed around midnight, leaving him in the cold for 7 hours.  He was taken to Clarinda Regional Health Center.  Charges are pending.

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