On IL Route 140 approximately .5 miles West of CR 600 E. in Fayette County, around 8:15 a.m. 40 year old Ferrel M. Kissiar, of Vandalia, IL was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Pickup Truck. With him was a 14 year old male passenger also from Vandalia. As he approached a curve, he began slowing down, but he lost control of his vehicle causing the vehicle to go off the roadway to the right, strike a ditch, and overturn. The vehicle came to a resting point on its side in a field approximately 30 yards off of the roadway to the North. Both the driver and passenger were transported from the scene to Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.Ferrel is charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.