Smithboro Woman Injured In Crash

A Smithboro woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday, January 9, at 4:39 p.m., in Fayette County.

According to Illinois State Police, two vehicles were eastbound on Rt. 40 about a mile west of Vandalia. A vehicle driven by Jonathan F. Sandifer, age 45, of Greenville was following a vehicle driven by Norma E. Poore, age 67, of Smithboro when the Sandifer vehicle struck the rear of Poore’s vehicle.

A passenger in Poore’s vehicle, 43 year-old Jennifer K. Ulmer, of Smithboro, was taken to Fayette County Hospital for treatment of injuries.