Two Vehicle Accident

On 9/10/2016 at approximately 1709 hours Deputies responded to the intersection of Freeport Road and IL Rte. 52 for minor injuries.  After investigation, Deputies learned that a white Chevy pickup truck driven by Louis Lane, age 27 of Freeport, was traveling northbound on Freeport Road.  The Chevy pickup then pulled out in front of a white Pontiac passenger car, driven by Christopher Mecum, age 25 of Dixon traveling eastbound on IL Rte. 52.  The Pontiac then struck the Chevy Truck on the passenger side causing heavy damage.  Lane and a 21 year old female passenger of the Pontiac were transported to Freeport Hospital for non life threatening injuries by Polo EMS.  Lane was issued a citation for Failure to yield at an intersection.