Mason, IL -(Effingham Radio) – An Effingham man was injured in an accident that occurred on N State Highway 37, in Mason Township, on June 1st, 2018.
According to a report from the Effingham County Sheriff’s Department, the accident occurred on N State Highway 37, 1/4 mile south of 400th Ave, at 10:05pm.
The report states that a vehicle driven by 24 year old, Jesse S Barnes was traveling northbound on Route 37 when the driver lost control of the vehicle and exited to roadway on the west side.
The vehicle then struck a deep ditch causing the vehicle to overturn.
Barnes sustained injuries and was treated by HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital.
Barnes was cited for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle and Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid Accident