Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Effingham


Published on September 17 2012 3:23 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

An Olney man was injured when struck by a vehicle in Effingham over the weekend.

City police say the incident occurred at 7:48pm Friday when a pedestrian, 48-year-old Ronald Lowe of Olney, walked into the roadway and was struck by a vehicle driven by 19-year-old Bailey Price of Shumway.

Lowe was injured and was taken by ambulance to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment.

The incident occurred on Illinois 32/33 at Marguerite Avenue.  No citations were issued.