Two hurt in crash at Camargo
CAMARGO — Two people were injured and one person was ticketed in a crash on Wednesday afternoon in Camargo.
State police say Rachel Lea Tombers, 27, of Charleston, was driving west on U.S. 36 at Camargo when she crossed the center line and collided head-on with an eastbound car driven by William Michael McBurney, 48, of Oakland. The crash happened at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts. They were taken to Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Coles County. No information was available on their conditions.
Police said Tombers told them she was texting and talking on the phone just before the crash. She was ticketed for driving under the influence of drugs and for improper lane usage.