ACCIDENT WITH INJURIES ON SORENTO AVENUE
Bond County Sheriff's Officers responded Sunday morning at 10:22 to an accident with injuries on Sorento Avenue. According to the accident report, Harold Lloyd Collier, age 58, of Sorento, was eastbound on Sorento Avenue when his vehicle allegedly started to slide on the ice and snow covered roadway. Collier's 2002 Ford Explorer turned around 180 degrees before traveling off the north side of the road and down an embankment. The vehicle rolled over, coming to rest on its top in the ditch. Bond County EMS transported Collier and passenger, 56 year-old Sheryl Collier, to Greenville Regional Hospital for where they were trated and released.
OPERATION HERO MILES HELPS SERVICEMEMBERS AND FAMILIES
Operation Hero Miles is a program that supports servicemembers who were injured in Iraq or Afghanistan, allowing families to visit their loved ones who are recovering in military hospitals around the world through the donation of unused frequent flyer miles. Governor Pat Quinn said, "I encourage everyone to honor those who fight for our freedom by supporting Operation Hero Miles. The donation of unused frequent flyer miles is a convenient way for the people of Illinois to show appreciation for our heroes." More information on Operation Hero Miles may be found at www.FisherHouse.org.