MILAN WOMAN INJURED IN SULLIVAN CO ACCIDENT

A Milan woman suffered serious injuries in an accident in Sullivan County Tuesday. Around 8:15pm according to the State Highway Patrol, 23-year-old Jakeob Stark of Unionville swerved his SUV to miss a deer while on his cell phone as he was southbound on Highway 5, two miles north of Milan. The SUV went off the right side of the road and overturned. 26-year-old Cassie Sotz, a passenger, was flown to Columbia, while Stark had minor injuries and was taken to Milan.