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Dixon Calif., firefighters and Medic Ambulance crews tend to the victim of a rollover accident Monday, December 1, 2008. According to California Highway patrol officer Tony Blencowe, shortly before noon Beatrice Finke, 80, of Dixon was driving a 2000 Ford Crown Victoria northbound on SR-113 about a half mile south of Midway Road when for unknown reasons lost control of the vehicle before crossing the southbound lane and rolling twice into an empty canal. William Finke, 82, a passenger in the vehicle was trapped for about 15 minutes before fire crews could free him from the wreckage. Medic Ambulance transported the passenger to UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento with unknown injuries. The driver of the vehicle was treated at the scene and released. A calico cat named Peek-a-boo being transported in a pet crate inside in the car fled following the crash. Rick Roach Photo