Two Flora teenagers were injured in an accident that occurred on Hwy 45 in Union Township shortly before 11:30pm on Friday.
According to a report from the Effingham County Sheriff’s Department, 16 year old, Isaiah Kuhn was traveling southbound on Hwy 45, when he left the roadway on the right side of the roadway. Kuhn’s vehicle traveled through the grass embankment for over 300 feet before it struck a power pole. Kuhn and his passenger, 14 year old, Charles Warren were taken to HSHS St Anthony’s Memorial Hospital for treatment.
Isaiah Kuhn was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.