The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office has reported the following local incident:

June 6

A crash occurred on Rockland Road in Jefferson involving Sheldon J. Lavway, 19, of Union. Lavway was operating his 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier eastbound when he became distracted by an electronic device in his vehicle. As a result, he crossed the center line, left the roadway on the left side and came to rest in a culvert. Deputy Chase Bosse was the investigating officer.

An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless or until proven guilty at criminal proceedings.