Oregon Driver Injured in Single Vehicle Accident

Oregon Driver Injured in Single Vehicle Accident

On Tuesday around 3:30 in the afternoon, the Ogle County Sheriff’s Department as well at Byron Fire and Ambulance responded to a one vehicle accident in front of 428 E. Route 72.

Deputies says an eastbound auto being driven by 81 year old Barbara Kinner of Oregon left the side of the road, struck an embankment before travelling into a field and coming to a stop.

Kinner was transported to Mercy Health by Byron Ambulance with minor injuries.  The accident remains under investigation.