Two Sandoval residents were injured in an accident that occurred on IL Route 49, two miles north of Yale shortly before 10:00am on Saturday.
According to a report from the Illinois State Police, 37 year old, Scott A. Hamilton, of Robinson was traveling northbound in a van on IL Route 49 in Jasper County. 51 year old, John D. Boatright, of Sandoval was traveling behind Hamilton on a motorcycle. Hamilton slowed and attempted to turn into a private lane without signaling. At the same time, Boatright attempted to pass Hamilton and Hamilton turned, entering the southbound lanes. Boatright laid the motorcycle down to avoid hitting Hamilton. Boatright and his passenger, 48 year old, Tammy S. Boatright, of Sandoval were taken to Carle Hospital for treatment.
Scott Hamilton was ticketed for failing to signal when required.
All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in the court of law.