The Daily Eastern News

Eastern student stable following accident Sunday

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

November 13, 2018

An Eastern student was injured and taken by helicopter to Carle Foundation Hospital following a car accident Sunday night as reported in Tuesday’s edition of The Daily Eastern News. Chelsy Cunningham, 19, of Danville drove off of the roadway and overturned into the ditch along Route 16 about four m...

6-year-old girl injured in car accident on Lerna Road

Police cars and fire engines surround the scene of an accident Tuesday afternoon.

Staff Report

May 24, 2017

A 6-year-old Mattoon girl is being treated at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana Wednesday for injuries she received after a two-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon. Captain Brian Huston, from the Coles County Sheriff’s Office, identified the girl as Lillian Schuler. Schuler was a passenger in...

5-way car accident sends two drivers to hospital, hits home on Lincoln Avenue

Molly Dotson | The Daily Eastern News
Lt. Brad Oyer inspects a car that hit a house on Lincoln Avenue after a five-way car accident.
The car ran into the house but did not go through it.

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

October 5, 2016

One person was airlifted to the Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana and another taken to Sarah Bush Health Center after a five-way car accident happened around 2:07 p.m. Wednesday along Lincoln Avenue. Charleston Detective Tony West said it appears a semi-truck lost control and hit two cars in the...

Child recovering after being struck by vehicle

Staff Report

May 27, 2015

A 9-year-old girl riding a bicycle was struck by a car at about 3 p.m. Sunday on University Drive and was transported to Carle Foundation Hospital in stable condition, according to a Charleston Police Department press release. The car was headed north on University Drive near the Grant Avenue...

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