ISP TRAFFIC CRASH ALERT
The Following Preliminary Information is Being Released by Illinois State Police District 12
WHAT: Injury Crash
WHERE: CR 1400N approximately 2 miles west of Hunt City (Jasper County)
WHEN: December 3, 2017 at approximately 02:22 a.m.
VEHICLES: Unit #1 - Gray 2004 Ford truck
DRIVER: Unit #1- Keri Wittgan 36 of Willow Hill
Passengers: Brieanna Jones 20 of Olney
Eugene Birch 30 of Newton
CHARGES: Keri Wittgan- DUI, Failure to wear seatbelt, No valid insurance Driving on wrong side of roadway Eugene Birch- Failure to wear seatbelt Transports: Keri Wittman and Brieanna Jones were transported to Carle Hospital in Champaign. Eugene Birch was transported to Crawford Memorial Hospital
PRELIMINARY: Preliminary investigation indicates that unit 1 was traveling east on county road 1400 N two miles west of Hunt City. Unit 1 ran off the left side of the roadway, returned to the roadway, over corrected and went back off the left side of the roadway. Unit 1 then overturned several times before coming to rest upside down.
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law