FAIRMONT CITY, Ill. (KMOV.com) – A pick-up truck driver was injured during an accident in Fairmont City early Monday morning.
According to reports, the accident happened around 3:30 a.m. at the intersection of Kingshighway and Collinsville Road. Those roads meet at a “T”.
The driver was reportedly heading north on Kingshighway when he approached Collinsville Road. Instead of stopping at the traffic light, the driver crossed Collinsville Road, continued into a parking lot and struck a pole.
The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
There’s no word on what caused the driver to crash.