Quincy driver hits utility pole on 10th Street - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

Quincy driver hits utility pole on 10th Street

Posted: Updated:

 

A Quincy man was injured when his car hit a utility pole at 227 N. 10th at 8:46 a.m. Saturday.

David W. DeMoss, 39, of 5435 Glencrie Drive, was taken to Blessing Hospital for treatment.

The Quincy Police Department reported that DeMoss was driving a 1999 Oldsmobile Aurora north on 10th when he experienced a medical condition. The car veered left onto the curb and hit the pole.

DeMoss was ticketed on a charge of improper driving.

 

  • Local HeadlinesLocal HeadlinesMore>>

  • Volunteers respond to report of theft to build new wheelchair ramp for veteran

    Volunteers respond to report of theft to build new wheelchair ramp for veteran

    Monday, October 20 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-10-20 04:58:50 GMT
    Roger Rupp was incredulous when he learned his wheelchair ramp had been taken from his home two weeks ago. Rupp, a U.S. Army veteran, has multiple sclerosis. The 10-foot by 3-foot aluminum ramp helped him access a garage at the rear of his 11th Street house -- or at least it did. Quincy Police say the ramp and two handrails were swiped sometime between Oct. 5 and 6. "I really couldn't believe it," Rupp said. Neither could a group of local volunteers. After hearing about the ramp's ...
    Roger Rupp was incredulous when he learned his wheelchair ramp had been taken from his home two weeks ago. Rupp, a U.S. Army veteran, has multiple sclerosis. The 10-foot by 3-foot aluminum ramp helped him access a garage at the rear of his 11th Street house -- or at least it did. Quincy Police say the ramp and two handrails were swiped sometime between Oct. 5 and 6. "I really couldn't believe it," Rupp said. Neither could a group of local volunteers. After hearing about the ramp's ...
  • Barry man, 62, gets prison time in battery case involving woman with Alzheimer’s

    Barry man, 62, gets prison time in battery case involving woman with Alzheimer’s

    Monday, October 20 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-10-20 22:44:51 GMT
    The pictures told the story and ultimately led to a prison sentence for a Barry man in a domestic battery case. Robert E. Cawthon, 62, was sentenced to three years in prison by Judge William Mays. Cawthon had earlier pleaded guilty to aggravated battery and faced a sentencing cap of three years during Monday's hearing in Adams County Circuit Court.
    The pictures told the story and ultimately led to a prison sentence for a Barry man in a domestic battery case. Robert E. Cawthon, 62, was sentenced to three years in prison by Judge William Mays. Cawthon had earlier pleaded guilty to aggravated battery and faced a sentencing cap of three years during Monday's hearing in Adams County Circuit Court.
  • UPDATE: Body discovered in Mississippi River believed to be missing tugboat worker

    UPDATE: Body discovered in Mississippi River believed to be missing tugboat worker

    Monday, October 20 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-10-20 22:27:45 GMT
    A body pulled from the Mississippi River near LaGrange, Mo., Monday afternoon is believed to be a missing 22-year-old man who fell off a tugboat on Oct. 8, said Adams County Coroner Jim Keller. Keller an autopsy will be conducted Tuesday in Bloomington to determine the cause of death.
    A body pulled from the Mississippi River near LaGrange, Mo., Monday afternoon is believed to be a missing 22-year-old man who fell off a tugboat on Oct. 8, said Adams County Coroner Jim Keller. Keller an autopsy will be conducted Tuesday in Bloomington to determine the cause of death.
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Quincy Herald-Whig. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.