Jasper accident involves three cars

By Herald Staff

JASPER — A Friday accident involving three cars led to some vehicle damages but no injuries.

Jasper Police Department officers responded to an accident at the intersection of U.S. 231 and First Avenue. Scott Englert, 43, of Jasper, and Karson Nance, 20, of Jasper, were stopped in traffic when Melesio Yanez, 47, of Dale, was following too closely and was unable to stop. Yanez hit Englert, which caused Englert to hit Nance.

Yanez was cited with following too closely and had $1,000 in car damage, and Englert had $5,000 in car damage.




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