Trenton man crashes on Route B near Coffey

Traffic accident

A Trenton man was hurt when the van he was driving traveled off Route B, east of Coffey.

34-year old Brian Vaughn of Trenton was taken to Wright Memorial Hospital with moderate injuries.

The accident happened late Friday afternoon three miles east of Coffey on Route B as the eastbound van went off the right side of the road, Vaughn overcorrected, and the vehicle went off the left side of the road, hit an embankment, overturning, and hit a utility pole before coming to rest on its wheels.

The van was demolished and Vaughn was wearing a seatbelt.