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Wayne County accident sends teen to hospital Sunday

Illinois State Police District 19 Troopers investigated a traffic crash in Wayne County Sunday afternoon that sent a teen to the hospital.

According to the crash report, at 1:38 pm a 17 year old juvenile failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of County Road 250 N and County Road 13 and struck a pick-up driven by LeRoy Gammon of Keenes.  The juvenile driver was transported to a local hospital by ambulance.  Gammon and a juvenile passenger in the juvenile’s truck were not injured.

The juvenile driver was cited for disobeying a stop sign.

Troopers were assisted at the scene by the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department, Wayne City Fire Department, Wayne City Ambulance Service, and Rick’s Towing.