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Car Flips into Tennessee River on Hwy 31 Causeway Near Decatur

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DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – On the east side of the Hwy 31 causeway leading to Decatur, a car veered off the roadway, hit guardrail and flipped into water.

First responders say Crystal Cagle, 20, was in vehicle when it went into the water. She was able to get out of the car and was transported to Athens-Limestone Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A wrecker pulled the vehicle from the water.