At 9:12 p.m. on June 4, deputies cited Cody A. Zinser, 28, of Elk Grove, Calif., for speeding 80 mph in a 55 mph zone following a traffic stop on Route 18 at East First Road in Hope Township.
At 6:28 a.m. on June 5, deputies, along with Cedar Point, Tonica Ambulance and Oglesby Ambulance, responded to a car vs. semi-tractor/trailer accident at the intersection of Route 71 and Cedar Street in Cedar Point. A car driven by a 16-year-old girl from LaSalle was heading north on Cedar Street. She said she stopped at the intersection at Route 71 and didn’t see the semi-tractor traveling west on Route 71 when she pulled out. The car collided with the semi driven by Thomas G. Walters, 28, of Prophetstown. The 16 year old was taken to IVCH by Oglesby Ambulance. Her 16-year-old male passenger from Spring Valley was Life Flighted to OSF St. Francis in Peoria. The driver of the semi was uninjured. No citations were issued.