Single Vehicle Accident in Jasper County


Published on July 15 2019 9:42 am
Last Updated on July 15 2019 9:43 am
Written by Matt Robinson

State Police have reported on a sigle vehicle accident that occured at 1:21 Saturday afternoon in Jasper county.

A 2016 Balck Jeep driven by a Newton a 16 year old female was eastbound on Jasper county road 925E approaching a left hand curve onto Jasper County road 1250N. The jeep failed to slow down for the curve, lost control of the vehicle, and ran off the right side of the roadway. The vehicle overturned and came to rest upside down. 

The driver was injured and transported by Jasper County Ambulance to HSHS St. Anthony's Hospital for treatment of her injuries. A 14 year old male passenger also from Newton was not injured.

The driver was chared with Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid Accident.