One was injured in a semi and SUV collision at N. 3rd and Rickleman Avenue, near the Pilot Truck Stop, in Effingham Monday morning. Both vehicles were heavily damaged in the crash.
The Effingham Fire Department responded to the accident at 9:28 a.m. this morning to find that the driver of the SUV was trapped inside the vehicle. The trapped driver was extracted and then taken to St. Anthony’s in Effingham for treatment. The scene was cleared shortly after. The Effingham Police Department is investigating the accident.