MOUNT ZION — One person was hospitalized after a vehicle went off the road and struck a utility pole near the intersection of Illinois 121 heading into Mount Zion from Decatur and Wildwood Drive.
The Mount Zion Fire Protection District said first responders were called to the scene about 4:30 p.m. The vehicle stopped after striking a business signpost, and fire officials said the injured driver was taken by ambulance to a local hospital with minor injuries.
Traffic was delayed on Illinois 121 while firefighters, the Mount Zion Police Department and the Decatur Ambulance Service worked the scene.
The fire protection district said all lanes of the route were reopened to traffic as of 6:55 p.m.
This story will be updated.