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UPDATE: Couple trapped for 10 hours after crash

DUBUQUE (KWWL) -- A Dubuque couple has been rescued after they were trapped in their car for nearly 10 hours overnight.

Rescue crews were called to the scene at Highway 20 and Barrington Drive just after 8:30 Thursday morning.

Police found Marilyn and Theodore Blanchard trapped inside the car.

The couple was headed east on Highway 20 at around 10 p.m. last night when Marilyn lost control of the car.  The car crashed into the ditch and was pinned sideways.

The Blanchard's had broken bones and were talking to rescuers when they arrived.

The couple was taken to Finley Hospital where they are being treated.

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