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Silver Alert issued for missing 57-year-old woman

HOPE, Ind. (WISH) – A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 57-year-old woman.

According to the Indiana State Police, Donna Mitchell was last seen on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Hope, Indiana.

Mitchell is described as a white female, who is 5’3″ tall and weighs 115 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes.

At the time of her disappearance, Mitchell was wearing glasses, a tan Carhartt jacket and blue jeans with a flower decal on the pant leg.

Police believe Mitchell is driving a 2004 maroon Chevy Trailblazer with Indiana license plate 902QAK.

She is believed to be in danger and possibly in need of medical attention.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts should contact the Hope Police Department at 812-546-4015.


4 children taken to hospital after car crashes into Pennsylvania day care center

 (CNN) — Four children were injured after a woman crashed her car through the window of a day care center classroom, according to Pennsylvania authorities.

The black BMW traveled all the way through one classroom of the Children of America Educational Childcare center before stopping at a back wall, the Bucks County Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

Four children were taken to the hospital, one of whom suffered serious injuries, the statement said.

“The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, was treated and remains hospitalized,” it said.

The crash is under investigation, according to James O’Malley, the spokesperson for the district attorney’s office. He told CNN the woman was working as a delivery driver.

At the time of the crash — about 1:30 p.m. — there were about 17 children inside that room and about 79 total in the building .

All of the children have been accounted for and reunited with their families, the statement said.