Two area residents were sent to the hospital after a three vehicle accident in Effingham Thursday. The accident occurred at 6:19pm at the intersection of Fayette and Banker when a vehicle driven by 19-year-old Stormie Blair of Farina struck a vehicle driven by 66-year-old Watson resident Lynn Davis. The collision caused Davis’ vehicle to strike a vehicle driven by 17-year-old Alexa Harrison of Louisville. Davis and a 17-year-old who was riding in Blair’s vehicle were transported to HSHS St. Anthony’s Hospital with injuries.
Blair was ticketed for failure to yield. The 17-year-old passenger was ticketed for possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia.