(COLON TOWNSHIP) – A Colon woman received minor injuries in a two vehicle collision Monday night.
The St. Joseph County Sheriff's Department was called to an injury accident that happened at 8:30 PM Monday on Colon Road near Farrand Road.
Deputies say 18 year old Dexter West of Burr Oak was driving his pickup truck south on Farrand Road and was attempting to cross Colon Road when he struck 62 year old Shirley Nash, who was heading east. West told deputies he did not see Nash and pulled in front of her.
Nash sustained minor injuries. West was not injured, and was cited for failure to yield the right of way.
Assisting at the scene were the Colon Police and Fire Departments, Michigan State Police and Life Care Ambulance.