1 Injured in Mulkeytown Crash

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FRANKLIN CO. -- One person was injured in a late night crash in Mulkeytown.

It happened around 11:15 p.m. Monday near 7726 Main Street.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a passenger car driven by Joseph R. Nuss, Jr. was northbound on Main Street when the car went off the east side of the road, became airborne, struck two trees and caught fire.

Nuss, 31, of Christopher, refused treatment at the scene. A passenger, Daniel A. Gollhuir, 26, of Christopher, suffered major injuries and was taken to Herrin Hospital.

Nuss was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving under the influence of alcohol.

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