In local police reports this morning provided to Z-1570, Bethalto Police worked an accident on Wednesday involving a fire truck from the Fosterburg Fire Department that overturned on its way back from a call. The mishap took place Wednesday morning on Culp Lane near Albers when the truck apparently began driving off the side of the road and when the driver attempted to correct, the truck overturned. No one was injured, but the truck will be out of service while it is being repaired.
Police in Wood River arrested 43 year old Sonia Ebmeyer of the 300 block of Whitelaw for unlawful possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. She was found to be in possession of more than 250 hydrocodone pills after U.S. Postal Service inspectors tipped off Wood River Police that she would be receiving a shipment of the illegal drugs.
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