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Woman goes into diabetic shock behind the wheel

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – One woman was sent to the hospital after going into diabetic shock behind the wheel.

According to Wilmington police, the driver of a white Ford Taurus, a woman in her 50s, went into diabetic shock and lost consciousness at the wheel in the 2300 block of Oleander Drive near Acacia Drive.

She then drifted over the center yellow line and collided with a green Mustang. The woman is currently being transported to the hospital.  She is still unconscious at this time but is expected to be okay.  According to paramedics, it's likely that her blood sugar got too low or perhaps she did not take her medication today.The other driver has no injuries.

The accident is still under investigation, no word yet on charges to either driver at this time.

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