One Vehicle Accident

On 10/12/2017 at approximately 10:16 AM, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 8000 block of S. Green Street in Grand Detour reference to a one vehicle accident with an injured driver. After investigation, Deputies learned a 16 yr. old female juvenile from Dixon, was traveling westbound in a Toyota Camry on Broad Street approaching the curve to Green Street. As the driver negotiated the curve, she lost control traveling off of the east side of the roadway and struck a mailbox before striking a tree. The driver was transported to KSB Hospital by Dixon Rural EMS for non-life threatening injuries. The driver was issued a citation for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident.