Two-Vehicle Crash Near Vandalia Injures One


Published on August 29 2013 8:04 am
Last Updated on August 29 2013 8:04 am
Written by Greg Sapp

A crash just after noon Wednesday injured a Herrick resident.

State police say 18-year-old Elizabeth Ann Hortenstine of Herrick was injured when her car was struck by another vehicle at the intersection of US Routes 51 and 40 at Vandalia at 12:02pm.  Police say a car driven by 87-year-old Marjorie Harre of Brownstown pulled out into the intersection and struck the side of Hortenstine's vehicle.  Harre was cited for failure to yield.

Hortenstine was taken for treatment to Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.