Local News

 The Christian County Sheriff’s office reports a couple of accidents. Thirty- nine year old Jill K. Burwitz, of Pawnee, was west bound on township roadd. 1550 N. and was approaching  township road 175 East and ran off the roadway, striking a concrete bridge support.  Burwitz then spun her 2007 Chevrolet Impal 180 degrees through the bridge and ended up facing east on the west side of the bridge.  She was issued a citation for driving under the influence of alcohol. 

On February 1, Christian County Sheriff's Department responded to a two vehicle accident on County Highway 1.  Thirty year old Joshua L. Becker of Taylorville was traveling southbound on County Highway 1, approximately 1/10 of a mile north of township rd 800.  Fifty-nine year old Billy D. Craig, of Taylorville was also traveling southbound on County Highway 1 and was behind Becker.  Becker slowed and began to turn left into a private drive.  Craig began to pass Becker and struck his 1990 GEO Prizm. 

 

 

 

 
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