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home : news : north central illinois   November 20, 2014

4/3/2014 11:07:00 AM
Driver ejected, flown to Peoria after crash

NT Staff

LOSTANT — After his car went struck a driveway culvert, a mailbox, broke a utility pole in half and rolled over in a ditch east of Lostant, a 33-year-old Streator man was transported to St. Mary's Hospital in Streator and then flown to St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Harold W. Carpenter was reported in critical condition late Thursday morning.

Carpenter was ejected from the sedan during the crash, which was reported by a resident in that area at 12:33 p.m. Wednesday, according to La Salle County Sheriff’s Office. Carpenter had been westbound on North 15th Road east of Lostant between East Eighth and East Ninth roads in Richland Township when the accident occurred, according to the sheriff's report.

Lostant firefighters and emergency medical technicians, Lostant police and Streator AMT Ambulance also reported to the scene.

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