Vandalia Teenager Injured in Crash


Published on September 24 2012 10:47 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

A Vandalia teenager was injured in a crash Friday evening.

State police say 17-year-old Makenzie Roberts was hurt when the vehicle she was driving ran off the roadway and rolled over.  The incident occurred at 5:25pm on Illinois 185 at Shafter Road, four miles northwest of Vandalia.

Roberts was taken to Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia for treatment.  She was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid the crash.