An Odin teen was injured in an accident in Marion County on Thursday.
According to a report from the Illinois State Police District 12, the accident occurred at 3:31pm at the intersection of Wortby and Pine Streets in Odin. The report states that a vehicle driven by 58 year old, Paula Isaiah, of Odin was traveling eastbound on Wortby street approaching the intersection with Pine Street. At the same time, a vehicle driven by a 17 year old juvenile, of Odin was traveling northbound on Pine Street approaching the same intersection. The report states that the Isaiah vehicle failed to yield at the intersection and struck the juvenile’s vehicle on the driver’s side. Isaiah’s vehicle then proceeded east coming to a stop in the roadway, while the juvenile’s vehicle spun off the roadway and came to a rest in a private yard. The juvenile was transported to Salem Township Hospital for treatment.
Charges are pending further investigation.