Driver sideswipes parked car to avoid crash

By Herald Staff

JASPER — A driver sideswiped a parked vehicle Thursday morning in Jasper after avoiding another driver going the wrong way down a one-way street.

Phillip Kell, 37, of Princeton was traveling south in the 900 block of Jackson Street, a one-way, when he observed a black pickup truck heading in his direction. Kell said he veered right to avoid the truck and sideswiped another car.

Kell’s vehicle had approximately $5,000 in damages and the other vehicle had approximately $6,000 in damages. No injuries were reported.

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