Noon Hour Crash Tuesday Results in Two Injured


Published on February 12 2014 2:36 pm
Last Updated on February 12 2014 2:36 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

Two people were injured in a noon hour crash Tuesday north of the intersection of Keller Drive and the interstate.

City police say a a vehicle driven by 37-year-old Amy Wernsing of Teutopolis turned in front of, and was struck by, a vehicle driven by 28-year-old Blake Hilliard of Effingham.  The collision caused Hilliard's vehicle to strike a vehicle driven by 23-year-old Hannah Schroeder of Carbondale.  Hilliard's vehicle then traveled over the curb and came to rest in a ditch.

Wernsing and Hilliard both were injured, but both refused treatment.

Wernsing was cited for failure to yield.