Driver Travis J. Neisen of Quincy was charged with impropper lane use and texting while driving at the scene after a crash near Quincy University late Saturday night.
Two hours after the accident Neisen was arrested by police for obstructing justice.
Police says that the driver of the large silver SUV was traveling southbound on 18th Street when he hit a parked car in the rear.
The impact pushed the front driver's side headlight up onto the sidewalk and into a pole.
The silver vehicle also flipped over on its side and the driver had to be helped out of the vehicle.
There were no injuries in the crash.
Neisen was booked in the Adams County Jail.