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Truck crashes into house on Quincy's southside

6 months ago by Jim Dewey

A 19 year old man and two passengers were seriously injured Monday

A 19 year old Canton man and his two passengers suffered serious injuries when the pickup they were in crashed into a house in the one thousand block of South 8th in Quincy at 6:18 Monday evening. 

Police say William Vahle was driving north on 8th from Adams Street when the accident occurred. 

Witnesses report Vahle was driving erratically before his truck left the roadway and hit the house at 10-05 south 8th after narrowly missing a utility pole. 

The truck and the house both sustained heavy damage. 

The lone occupant of the house was not hurt. 

Identities of the two passengers in the vehicle have not yet been released. 

Vahle was ticketed for improper lane usage. The crash remains under investigation.


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