A Beecher City man was airlifted following an accident that occurred two miles Northwest of Beecher City Thursday afternoon.
At approximately 12:10pm, 45 year old, Curtis Rogers, of Beecher City was traveling south on Route 128, at the Fayette and Shelby County line. Rogers then left the roadway on the West side, hit a culvert, overturned and then barrel rolled. The vehicle came to a rest on its rooftop and Rogers was ejected. Rogers was then taken to St. Johns Hospital in Springfield by helicopter.
Curtis Rogers was charged with Improper Lane Usage and Failure to Wear a Seat Belt.