News

Beardstown Toddler Hit by Car Expected to Be Okay

Beardstown Toddler Hit by Car Expected to Be Okay

Photo: clipart.com

A little boy hit by a car on Springfield’s north end is expected to be okay.

The State Journal-Register reports Jordan Ross, 2, ran in front of a car in the 1200 block of North 4th St. shortly before 3:00 Monday afternoon. The driver wasn’t going very fast and tried to stop, but the front bumper hit the child.

Ross was taken to St. John’s Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Bill Automatically Registers to Vote Those Getting A Driver’s License or ID

Illinois General Assembly

Bill sponsors don't expect it to pass this legislative session.

in Local

Champaign Leads Illinois Cities in 5-Year Growth

Champaign

Decatur had drop in population.

in Local

General Assembly to Get Going on Rauner’s Bills

Illinois General Assembly

Several bills coming out of the governor's office are on Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda".

in Local

Special Election Candidate Says Raise in Gas Tax Isn’t the Way to Go

Mike Flynn

Mike Flynn says there are alternatives to raising gas tax in order to fund the Highway Trust Fund.