Local News

A Pana resident was left seriously injured following a car and motorcycle accident near Macon. 44-year-old Steve Jones of Pana was riding his motorcycle northbound on U.S. 51 at 1:55 p.m. on Thursday when he collided with a car at the intersection of Andrews Street Road. Jones was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital before being airlifted to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana with life-threatening injuries. The car was driven by a 74-year-old Decatur man who was taken to Decatur Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The crash is under investigation by the Macon County Sheriff’s Office Accident Reconstruction Team.

 
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