Two people were injured in an accident that occurred on County Road 1200E, near CR 1650N, about a mile south of Rose Hill at 2:16am on Sunday.
According to a report from the Illinois State Police, 34 year old, Rebecca A Wood, of Hidalgo was traveling northbound on CR 1200E when she ran off the roadway to the right and entered a ditch. The vehicle then traveled through the ditch before overturning onto the passenger side. Wood had to be extricated from the vehicle. Both Wood and her passenger, 39 year old, Brandi Kingery, of Effingham were injured and were taken to HSHS St Anthony’s Memorial Hospital by Jasper County Ambulance for treatment.
Rebecca Wood was cited for driving while under the influence of alcohol, improper lane usage, and illegal transportation of alcohol. Brandi Kingery was cited for illegal transportation of alcohol.