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Sunday Morning Crash in Norris City Sends Injured Man to Hospital

NORRIS CITY – A man was injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday morning in Norris City.

According to Illinois State Police, 39-year-old Stephanie A. Nugent of Enfield was driving her 2014 silver Jeep Cherokee north on South Division Street when she approached the intersection of South Division and East Main streets. During that time, a black 1994 Chevy Silverado driven by 66-year-old Mark E. Barger of Norris City was stopped on South Division at East Main when his truck was struck by Nugent’s vehicle.

Barger was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Nugent was cited for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident.