Greenup, IL-(Effingham Radio)- A Kansas City man was injured in an automobile accident on 06/22/2018 that took place on I-70 eastbound, mile post 122.5 (3.5 miles east of Greenup), at 4:32 AM.
A report from the Illinois State Police states that a vehicle driven by 30 year old, Abdullahi Noor, of Kansas City, MO and a vehicle driven by 51 year old, Cody Fischer of Watertown, SD were traveling East on Interstate 70 near milepost 122.5.
The vehicle driven by Noor began passing the Fischer vehicle in the passing lane.
Noor attempted to re-enter the right lane before his vehicle was clear of the Fischer vehicle and struck the front brush guard.
Noor then spun sideways off of the roadway to the right and overturned into the ditch.
Noor was able to exit the vehicle on his own and was transported to the Terra Haute Regional Hospital for treatment.
Abdullahi Noor was cited for Improper Passing on the Left.