A Murphysboro man was rescued Thursday morning after his Jeep was found submerged near Gorham.
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A news release from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said that at about 4:45 a.m. officers responded to a single-vehicle crash near Gorham. Once on the scene, they found Benjamin Vogel, 28, trapped in the driver’s seat of his Jeep Wrangler, which was found to be on its top, submerged in water off of Neunert Road outside of Gorham. Officers retrieved him from the vehicle.
The news release said Vogel was unresponsive, but was taken to a St. Louis area hospital for his injuries.
— The Southern