One Injured in Weekend Crash in City


Published on July 30 2012 11:25 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

One person was injured in a crash that occurred over the weekend in Effingham.

The crash occurred at 2:40pm Saturday at the intersection of West Fayette and the interstate on-ramp.

City police say a vehicle driven by 40-year-old Felipe Castro of Waterloo, Wisconsin, turned into the path of, and was struck by, a motorcycle operated by 41-year-old Lisa Hobler of Effingham.

Hobler was injured and was taken by ambulance to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment.

Police cited Castro for failure to yield.