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Woman Airlifted for Treatment Following Friday Morning Injury Crash in Ava

MURPHYSBORO – The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says a one-vehicle crash happened Friday morning on Illinois 4 just west of the intersection near Sato Road in Ava.

When deputies and first responders arrived, they found a black 2020 Ford Escape off the south side of the roadway.

The female driver was the only person in the vehicle. She was airlifted from the scene by Arch Air Service for treatment at a St. Louis area hospital. Her name was not released.