Effingham Man Injured in Sunday Morning Crash


Published on January 14 2020 10:10 am
Last Updated on January 14 2020 10:10 am
Written by Greg Sapp

An Effingham man was injured in a Sunday morning crash in Watson Township.

24-year-old Dylan Lewis was traveling on 875th Road at Meadowview Road in Heartville when he lost control of the car he was driving. The car traveled off the right side of the roadway, hit a culvert, and rolled over. Lewis was ejected from the vehicle.

Lewis was taken to HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment.

Lewis was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid the crash, DUI, and failure to wear a seat belt.

The crash happened at 5:25am Sunday.