NEOGA -- Both drivers needed medical attention after a two-vehicle accident near Neoga Saturday morning.

The accident took place about 11:15 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Cumberland County Road 200E and Center Line Road, about two miles southeast of Neoga, a news release from Illinois State Police said.

The release said a 17-year-old female driver from Neoga, who wasn't identified by name, stopped at the intersection but then pulled into the path of another vehicle.

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The second vehicle, driven by Helen Scott, 66, of Toledo hit the first vehicle on its passenger side, the release said.

The release said the 17-year-old was taken to St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham and Scott was taken to Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, which doesn't release patient condition information.

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Dave Fopay is a reporter for the JG-TC who covers Coles County, the local court system, Charleston schools and more.

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