Victims airlifted from single-vehicle accident near Brocton

Special to The Prairie Press
Posted 2/3/20

PESOTUM – A late afternoon accident Thursday, Jan. 30, in Edgar County resulted in two Marshall people being seriously injured.

Illinois State Police at Pesotum report Shauna N. Campbell, …

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Victims airlifted from single-vehicle accident near Brocton

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PESOTUM – A late afternoon accident Thursday, Jan. 30, in Edgar County resulted in two Marshall people being seriously injured.

Illinois State Police at Pesotum report Shauna N. Campbell, 30, Marshall, was driving a 2009 Dodge Grand Caravan south on state Route 49 near Brocton when the vehicle ran off the roadway to the left, struck the eastside ditch and overturned. A 14-year-old juvenile of Marshall was a passenger in the vehicle. The accident occurred at 4:44 p.m.

Police said both accident victims were wearing seatbelts and were airlifted from the scene with what investigators describe as serious injuries.

Campbell was cited for improper lane usage and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.