EDGEWOOD, IL-(Effingham Radio)- An Indiana man was injured in an accident that occurred in Edgewood on Monday.
According to a press release by the Illinois State Police, the accident occurred at the Edgewood Exit on I-57 southbound at 1:56pm.
The release states that a vehicle driven by 33 year old, Michael D Eldridge, of Corunna, Indiana was traveling southbound on I-57 when his vehicle left the roadway to the right and the left.
The vehicle then left the road to the right and struck a tree.
After impact, the vehicle then went down an embankment and came to a rest on the driver’s side door in the right lane of County Road 750 East.
Eldridge was taken to HSHS St Anthony’s Memorial Hospital by Abbott Ambulance.
He was cited for improper lane usage.