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Two Injured, One Arrest Made in Vehicle Crash


On Sunday, February 12th , at 10:27pm the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Walton Road and Amboy Road. Lee County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the call.

When deputies arrived they located one of the driver’s, Margaret M. Morrison, 22 years old of Amboy, in her vehicle. She was transported from the scene by helicopter to a Rockford area hospital. The driver of the other vehicle, Joseph M. Fenwick, 60 years old of Amboy, was transported to KSB and released.

Fenwick was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and transported to the Lee County Jail.

Amboy Fire Department, Sublette Fire Department, Dixon City Fire Department and OSF Life Flight assisted at the scene.

All charges are merely an allegation, and the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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