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Fog Plays Role in Tuesday Morning Injury Accident in White County

CARMI – Tuesday morning’s fog was a factor in an one-vehicle injury accident in White County.

According to Illinois State Police, 44-year-old Scott Berry of Evansville, IN was traveling west in his 2013 red Ford Flex on Illinois 141 approaching the intersection with US 45 when he stated he could not see the stop sign at the intersection due to fog.

Berry continued through the intersection across US 45 and left the roadway entering a wooded area. His vehicle struck a ditch and overturned.

Berry was taken by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment of injuries. He was cited for disobeying a stop sign.