Collision Monday in Effingham Sends One to Hospital


Published on July 9 2013 11:26 am
Last Updated on July 14 2013 12:07 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

A two-vehicle collision in Effingham Monday night sent a person to the hospital.

City police say a vehicle driven by 72-year-old Ivan Sparling, Jr. of Neoga sideswiped a vehicle driven by 48-year-old Michael Lasco of Honolulu, Hawaii.  Sparling was injured and was taken by ambulance to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham for treatment.

The crash occurred at 8:44pm at 1309 Keller Drive.  Sparling was cited for improper lane usage.