Wednesday evening’s snow and icy roadways led to an accident on Interstate 57 in Fayette County. Illinois State Police reports say that a vehicle driven by 50 year old Shelia Kay Reed of Blytheville, Arkansas and a vehicle driven by 48 year old Alan L. Austin of Delavan, Wisconsin were both traveling southbound on I-57 and mile marker 134. The Reed vehicle attempted to pass the Austin vehicle in the right lane and lost control on the icy roadway. Reed’s vehicle then crossed over the centerline and struck the Austin vehicle. Reed’s vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. The driver, 50 year old Sheila Kay Reed, was transported to St. Anthony’s Hospital in Effingham by Fayette County Ambulance Service. There were no other injuries from the crash.