One Injured in Friday Crash


Published on August 20 2012 11:40 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

An Altamont woman was injured in a crash in Fayette County on Friday.

State police report a vehicle driven by 38-year-old Jami Rector of St. Louis, Missouri, rear-ended a vehicle driven by 64-year-old Beverly McCormick of Altamont.  The crash occurred on I-70 westbound, east of Vandalia, at 9:04pm.

McCormick was hurt and was taken to Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia for treatment.  Rector was cited for DUI as well as failure to reduce speed to avoid the crash and illegal transportation of alcohol.