Deputy Hospitalized After 14 Freeway Rollover Crash

The deputy was alert and speaking with other deputies after the early morning crash in the Antelope Valley

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    A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy was hospitalized Monday morning after a single-vehicle rollover crash in the Antelope Valley.

    The deputy was responsive and speaking with other deputies after she was rescued from the patrol vehicle, according to the sheriff's department.

    The crash was reported at about 4:30 a.m. on the 14 Freeway, southwest of Palmdale. The freeway was closed near the Santiago Road exit ramp for the crash investigation.

    The deputy was returning to the Palmdale station after taking an inmate to a regional detention facility, City News Service reported. She was the only occupant in the vehicle at the time of the crash.

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