16-year-old transported to hospital after two vehicle accident

By Ryne Turke on August 26, 2015 at 12:31pm

A two vehicle accident in Jacksonville this morning sent a 16-year-old driver to the hospital.

The accident occurred at Massey Lane at around 7:15 today, according to reports from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies claim that 72-year-old Ronald Lomelino, of Woodson, failed to yield right of way after stopping and pulling into the path of a vehicle driven by the male juvenile driver.

Reports say the juvenile was transported to Passavant Area Hospital by Lifestar Ambulance. The juvenile has been treated and released.

Lomelino was cited for failure to yield at a stop sign intersection.