Springfield Teen Injured in Rollover 12 Sep 11

A 16-year-old from Springfield was injured in a rollover accident in rural Brown County Sunday night. Kaitlyn Jan Macht was traveling westbound on County Road 24 in Leavenworth Township when she swerved to miss a deer in the road just east of County Road 7 at about 10pm. Macht then lost control of her Pontiac Grand Prix and the vehicle entered the ditch and rolled into a bean field. The car is considered a complete loss, and damage to the field was worth approximately $200. Macht was transported to the Springfield Medical Center by her father, and the full extent of her injuries is unknown.