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Young male charged with crossing the centerline caused accident

On June 4, at approximately 11:39 a.m., the Wabash County Sheriff’s Department responded to a personal injury accident at SR 15 and 400 S.

A 2001 Chrysler SUV, driven by Johnathan D. Wade, 17, Wabash, was southbound on SR 15 and crossed the center line and struck a northbound 2006 Mercury SUV, driven by a Chet D. Sites, 35, Peru.

Two passengers in the Sites vehicle, Sharon E. Sites, 65, and David A Sites, 65, Peru, were transported to the Wabash County Hospital with complaints of torso pain. Another passenger, Hudson Sites, 2, was uninjured. Wade was transported to the Wabash County Hospital with visible cuts and bruises and complaint of torso pain.

Wade was charged with driving left of center.

Units from the Wabash County Sheriff’s Department and Wabash Fire Department assisted at the scene.

Posted on 2013 Jun 17