WATSON TOWNSHIP-(Effingham Radio)- Two people were injured in an accident that occurred in Watson Township on Friday afternoon.
According to a report from the Effingham County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred on 875th Road at Meadowview Road at 12:23pm.
The report states that a vehicle driven by 28 year old, Matthew C Probst, of Effingham was traveling westbound on 875th Road at the intersection with Meadowview Road.
Probst lost control of the vehicle and struck the south ditch of 875th Road.
The vehicle then overturned and came to a rest on its top.
Probst and his passenger, 25 year old, Sarah L Probst, of Effingham were taken to HSHS St Anthony’s Memorial Hospital for treatment.
Probst was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.