Former State Rep Steve Mikutel Involved in 2 Car Head On Collision In Lisbon
This article was published on: 01/30/20 5:32 PM by Mike Minarsky
On Tuesday, January 28th, there was a 2 vehicle head on collision on River Rd, which is Rt 12 in Lisbon, in the area of the cemetary just passed the 138 and rte 12 traffic light. 31 year old Johane Jeanbaptist of Jewett City was driving her 2007 Lexus towards Jewett City on River Rd and 70 year old Steve Mikutel driving a 2016 Audi was driving south on the same road. Preliminary investigation shows that JeanBaptist crossed over the double yellow line into the southbound side and collided head on with Mikutel. Both vehicles had to be towed due to extensive damage. Both JeanBaptist and Mikutel was transported by American Ambulance to Backus Hospital. According to the press release, Jeanbaptist sustained serious injuries in the accident, but the severity of her injuries were not reported. Mikutel suffered a fractured pelvis and numerous head injuries according to his daughter’s Facebook page. The collision remains under investigation.