A Shobonier man was injured in an accident that occurred at the intersection of of West Rudolph Street and Rock Island Avenue in Vandalia on Sunday.
According to a report from the Illinois State Police at 6:35pm, 83 year old, Edith Elliot, of Vandalia was stopped at the intersection and continued northbound through the intersection. 22 year old, Dustin Mays, of Shobonier was traveling west on Rudolph Street over a hillcrest, at a high rate of speed. Mays struck Elliot’s vehicles passenger side.
Dustin Mays was transported to St John’s Hospital in Springfield by helicopter for treatment. Charges are pending.