A man was flown to Carle Foundation Hospital in Champagne after he crashed his car in a ditch Sunday night about 4.5 miles south of Dieterich on North 2300th Street, according to police.
Levi G. Lidy, 22, was driving south Sunday around 10:24 p.m. when he drove onto the west shoulder of North 2300th Street, according to a release from Illinois State Police. He attempted to get back on the road and overcorrected.
Lidy's black 2010 Chevrolet Malibu then skidded across the northbound lanes before overturning, striking a utility pole and landing in a ditch.
The Dieterich resident was flown to Carle Foundation Hospital in Champagne for treatment of his injuries, according to police.
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Police cited Lidy with improper lane usage, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, failure to wear a seat belt, illegally transporting an open alcohol container, driving an uninsured vehicle and reckless driving.
No one else was involved in the accident.