No Injuries in Kell Accident Saturday NightThe Illinois State Police handled a one-vehicle accident near Kell Saturday night. The accident occurred at Illinois Route 37 and Kell Road.
18-year-old Dakota Olson of Centralia was traveling southbound on Route 37 near Kell Road when he ran off the road due to an unspecified mechanical problem. He then struck a ditch. Olson and his passenger, 17-year-old Jonathan Shaw of Mount Vernon, were not injured, but were transported to a local area hospital as a precaution.
Olson was cited for improper lane usage and for driving without proof of insurance. The wreck occurred at 10:07 Saturday night.
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