Two Crashes in City w/Injuries Over Weekend


Published on May 29 2012 2:36 pm
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

Two crashes resulting in injuries occurred in Effingham over the Memorial Day weekend.

One crash occurred at 10:24am Saturday north of the intersection of Keller Drive and Ford Avenue.  A deer struck a vehicle driven by 19-year-old Tanner Conway of Mason.  A passenger, LaKyn Conway of Mason, was injured and was taken by ambulance to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment.  No tickets were issued.

The other crash occurred at 3:33pm Sunday north of the intersection of Keller Drive and Evergreen Avenue.  A vehicle driven by 27-year-old Ashlee Upton of Flora struck a motorcycle operated by 35-year-old Sherman Davis of St. Louis, Missouri.  Davis was injured, but refused treatment.  Upton was cited for failure to yield.