Three injured in vehicle rollover accident in Monmouth

Three people were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries after a traffic crash causing a rollover on the south side of Monmouth.

According to the Illinois State Police, 61-year-olds John and Debra Lozier were taken to Holy Family Medical Center in Monmouth while 41-year-old Robert Burgess of Abingdon was taken to St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg.

State police say that at around 10:39 Saturday night, Burgess failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of 180th Avenue and South Main Street, striking the vehicle caring the Loziers, who were southbound on South Main, causing it to overturn.

ISP says that seat belts were worn by all. They add that charges are pending.

Aiding ISP were the Monmouth Police and Fire Departments, Warren County Sheriff’s Office, Galesburg Hospital Ambulance Service, and Berg’s Towing.

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