Two people were taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital for evaluation following a one-car accident at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, on Fulton Avenue near Helm Street.
Hannibal police report that a 1992 Toyota Corolla, driven by 18-year-old Patricia Scheibel, was traveling north on Fulton Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle. The Toyota ran off the left side of the roadway and struck a utility pole, causing the vehicle to flip onto its passenger side. A juvenile female was a passenger in the vehicle along with 24-year-old Johnathan Shiflett, who was a rear seat passenger.
Patricia and the juvenile were transported from the scene by the Marion County Ambulance and taken to the Hannibal Regional Hospital for evaluation. The driver was issued a summons for reckless driving resulting in a traffic crash. No one in the vehicle was wearing a safety belt, according to police.