One Person Injured in Crash in City


Published on July 16 2012 10:54 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

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

The crash occurred at 10:46am Saturday at 1201 North Keller Drive.  City police say a vehicle driven by 20-year-old Megan Wente of Teutopolis collided with a vehicle driven by 46-year-old Anthony Althoff of Effingham.

A passenger in the Althoff vehicle, 55-year-old Lois Descamps of Effingham, was injured and was taken by ambulance to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment.

Wente was cited for driving on a suspended license and failure to yield.