Jeffrey Bentley, Harrisburg, Ill. – Driving 15-20 MPH above limit – Guilty/fine - $164 costs
Robert Eugene Barnett, Paducah, Ky. – Driving 21-25 MPH above limit – Ex parte/guilty/fine - $164 costs
Andy Vaughan, 23, of Carmi, will accept a plea deal on November 12, 2019 in White County court on charges of DUI, Unlawful Parking and Illegal Transportation of Alcohol. This comes on the heels of a pre-trial hearing that was scheduled for Tuesday, October 15.
The White County Sheriff’s office was dispatched on Sunday evening at approximately 10:22 p.m. to the scene of an accident at County Road 600 E. near County Road 450 N. where a vehicle was in a ditch with a female driver who appeared to be uninjured.
Hamilton County on Saturday
An accident on Illinois Rte. 14 on Saturday, Sept. 28 at 9:21 a.m. took three people to the hospital with injuries. Paul D. Drew, age 57 of Benton, was eastbound on Illinois 14, approaching County Road 600 E in Hamilton County, and driving a 2012 International truck tractor in combination with a dump semi-trailer. A 2006 Ford F-150XLT driven by Jesse M. Saunders, age 31 of Marion, who was initially stopped on 600 E, then drove