A 24-year-old Bethalto man is jailed after a weekend traffic accident in Alton. Police say Christopher W. Hamby of the 1,200 block of West Corbin was involved in an accident at the intersection of Illinois Route 140 and Stanley Road that sent another woman to the hospital. He was arrested on Wednesday.
Hamby was jailed on two felony counts of failure to report an accident involving personal injury or death. The woman in the car Hamby allegedly hit was taken to the hospital following the crash, treated and released. Hamby is also jailed on a parole violation.