Woman injured in two-car crash in Franklin Co., IL

Woman injured in two-car crash in Franklin Co., IL

FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - One person was injured in a two-car crash in Franklin County, Illinois on Thursday.

Police say Brendan A. Wollard, 30, of Carterville, Ill., was exiting Interstate 57 north bound to Illinois Route 14, and was approaching the intersection at the top of the ramp, which is controlled by a traffic light.

Jennifer N. Sullivan, 38, of Thompsonville, Ill.,  was traveling east bound on Illinois Route 14 approaching the same intersection.

Wollard failed to stop at the red light and entered the intersection.

He struck Sullivan's vehicle in the right front corner, causing major damage to both vehicles.

Sullivan was taken via ambulance to a local hospital for treatment of incapacitating injuries. Wollard was not injured.

Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

Wollard was cited for operating an uninsured motor vehicle and disobeying a traffic control device.

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