News

Downtown Accident Damages Several Vehicles

Downtown Accident Damages Several Vehicles

Photo: Newsradio WTAX

Several parked cars and a fire hydrant were hit near 5th and Capitol in downtown Springfield this (Tuesday) afternoon.

Springfield Fire Chief Ken Fustin says a woman had a seizure while driving and hit the objects. She wasn’t seriously hurt but was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

The accident happened shortly after 1:00; crews diverted traffic for a short time while they worked to clean up debris.

 

Recent Headlines

in Local

Freedom Short-lived for Iowa Escapee

policetape2

Henry County deputies round him up

in Local

Pekin and Louisville Sites Are Historic

ihpa logo

Clay County Courthouse, mid-century retail plaza among honorees

in Local

Another Return to Springfield for Lawmakers

state_capitol_4

Lang mocks "Turnaround Agenda" as "Turn Back Illinois Agenda"

in Local

Fatal Crash in Cass County

illinois state police

Astoria woman killed near Shiloh Rd

in Local

IEA President Reflects on 40 Years in Education

cinda klickna

Cinda Klickna says forming relationships with your child's teacher is important.