One was injured in a crash just north of Beecher City on Sunday. 44-year-old Emily J. Arnold of Effingham was travelling southbound on Rt. 128, just north of Beecher City, when she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a ditch.
A witness stated that he observed Arnold’s vehicle swerve in and out of oncoming traffic multiple times before the crash. Arnold was transported by ambulance to St. Anthony’s Hospital in Effingham for treatment. She is charged with DUI Drugs, Improper Lane Usage, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Driving with No Insurance.