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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...

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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