One person was injured in a 2 vehicle accident on Route 185 in Fayette County on Monday afternoon. The accident occurred at 12:27 pm on Monday afternoon on Illinois Route 185–1/4 mile east of 2300 East, about 2 miles east of St. Peter. Illinois State Police reports indicate a vehicle driven by 65 year old Ruth Smith of Altamont was traveling westbound on Route 185, directly behind a semi and trailer being driven by 73 year old Gary Oberlink of Brownstown. State Police reports say Oberlink approached a maintenance road crew, where a flagman had west bound traffic stopped. State Police reports say Oberlink came to a complete stop and Smith’s vehicle allegedly failed to reduce speed and rear ended Oberlink’s vehicle. State Police reports say that Smith refused an ambulance and was transported in a personal vehicle to St. Anthony’s Hospital in Effingham for treatment.