OLNEY, IL-(Effingham Radio)- An Olney man was injured in a two vehicle accident that took place on the north edge of Olney this afternoon.
According to a report from the Illinois State Police, the accident occurred at 2:09pm on IL Route 130.
The report states that a vehicle driven by 34 year old, Brady K King, of Henderson, Kentucky was traveling southbound on IL Route 130.
At that same time, a golf cart driven by 81 year old, William D Spitz, of Olney tried to cross Route 130 directly in the path of the King vehicle.
King swerved to the left to attempt to avoid the golf cart.
King’s vehicle struck Spitz’s golf cart with its front end, then swung around and struck it with its rear passenger side.
Spitz was ejected from the golf cart.
He was flown to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville for treatment.
Charges are pending an investigation.