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UPDATE: 2 Transported After Vehicle Accident in Marion County

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FAIRMONT -

Two people were transported by HealthNet after a one vehicle accident in Marion County Wednesday.

According to the Marion County Sheriff's Department,  Ashley Cole, 19, and Kevin Blanks, 24, were traveling on Locust Avenue towards Fairmont.

According to 911 officials, the vehicle went off the road and into a telephone pole, shearing the pole.

Cole and Blanks were both transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital by HealthNet.

The Sheriff's Department said speed was a factor in the accident.

Both were conscious and alert when first responders arrived at the scene.

They have both been released from the hospital.