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Driver Swerves to Miss Cat, Crashes Into Tree

A car was badly damaged in a crash Thursday evening in Covington.

It happened at around 6 p.m. on Euclid Avenue between 17th and 18th streets.

Covington Police and Fire crews responded to the scene where the driver had to be cut from the vehicle.

According to RCN photographer Brian Frey, the driver said at the scene that she swerved while driving in order to miss hitting a cat.

The driver was reported to be alert and talking.

This story will be updated when more information is known.

-Staff report

Photos by RCN photographer Brian Frey

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