La Salle County Sheriff

Two local men took a detour Saturday morning – one to jail; another to a hospital.. Around 7am, 26-year old Steven Weiman was northbound on 1453rd road, a few miles east of Prairie Center. The Earlville man's car entered a ditch, struck a culvert and rolled several times.

His passenger, 40-year old Nathaniel Schenemann of Ottawa went to OSF Ottawa for a head injury. Weiman was apparently not hurt, He was charged with failure to reduce speed, having no insurance, having a revoked license and an active warrant for harassment by phone. Weiman bonded out over the weekend.

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