2 injured in DUI crash in Campbell Hill

JACKSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Two people were injured, one seriously, Friday night after a traffic crash in Campbell Hill, Illinois.

It happened shortly before 9:30 p.m. near Brick Plant Road.

According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Jonathan Miffkin, 25, of Steeleville, Illinois was taken by ambulance to an area hospital and later transferred to a St. Louis hospital with serious injuries.

The sheriff's office says two vehicles were northbound on Highway 4 when Miffkin's vehicle collided with a pickup driven by Steven Mikel, 29, of Campbell Hill.

Miffkin was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid a collision, driving while license suspended and DUI.

Mikel received minor injuries in the collision.

An investigation is ongoing.

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