Pickup and Semi Collide at Vandalia


Published on March 13 2019 2:21 pm
Last Updated on March 14 2019 5:44 am
Written by Greg Sapp

A semi and a pickup truck collided at Vandalia early Tuesday morning.

The crash happened at 5:05am on US Route 51 at the north edge of Vandalia. State police say the pickup truck driven by 58-year-old Wesley Donaldson of Fillmore was northbound on the highway when the pickup crossed over into the southbound lane. The pickup truck collided with an oncoming semi driven by 62-year-old Randy Herring of Neoga.

Donaldson was injured and was taken to Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.

Donaldson was also cited for possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia, improper lane usage and DUI.

Herring was not reported injured.