One person was injured in a two vehicle accident that occurred in Fayette County on Monday evening.
According to a press release from the Illinois State Police, the accident occurred on Illinois Route 128 at the intersection with Fayette County Road 2950N, approximately 1 mile north of Moccasin Road at 5:17pm on Monday. The release states that a vehicle being driven by 19 year old, Malayne L Seaton, of Herrick was traveling southbound on IL Route 128, when Seaton failed to reduce speed and struck the rear of farm implement being towed by 34 year old, David R Abendroth, of St Elmo. The implement, a McFarlane Reel Disc, and the front end of Seaton’s vehicle sustained damage in the crash.
Seaton was taken to HSHS St Anthony’s Memorial Hospital for treatment.