Two Injured In Accident


Published on August 16 2012 8:25 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Millie Lange

An accident occurred Wednesday at 6:24 p.m. two miles east of St. Elmo on I-70 westbound. The driver, Rachael Keller, 18, of Bethalto, left the roadway, over corrected and overturned the vehicle several times.

The passenger, Joshua Kossina, 18, of Moro was ejected from the vehicle. Kossina was transported by helicopter from the scene to Memorial Hospital in Springfield. The driver, Rachael  Keller, was transported to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital for treatment. Kossina was not wearing a seat belt.