Authorities are on the scene of two collisions on I-57 between Champaign and Paxton today. Early reports indicate that one of the accidents resulted in a fatality. The first collision reportedly occurred at 11:00 p.m. last night in the southbound lanes of the highway just north of the Rantoul exit. Few details are available at […]
An accident this morning on U.S. 45 claimed the life of a Ludlow man and sent two others to a local hospital. Authorities believe that the two-vehicle collision occurred at 6:16 a.m. and was nearly a head-on crash. The names of the individuals involved have not been released at this time, nor have any updates […]
A four-vehicle accident on Interstate 74 east of Urbana sent two people to the hospital. The crash, as previously reported here, occurred at 8:55 a.m. and involved two semi-trailer trucks, a box truck, and a 2011 Ford F-150. According to the authorities, the box truck hit the F-150 from behind while traffic was stopped due to […]
UPDATE: Truck driver from Arkansas cited for DUI after 5 vehicle crash State troopers arrested and charged a 41-year old man from Arkansas with two counts of aggravated driving under the influence following a five-car crash on I-57 on Tuesday afternoon. Authorities say he was driving northbound on the highway in his semi-trailer truck when he […]
Illinois State Police report that three people were injured in a three-vehicle collision that shut down all lanes of I-74 west of St. Joseph on Tuesday morning. According to initial reports, a 54-year-old woman was driving west in her Jeep Grand Cherokee when she failed to reduce her speed when approaching a work zone. Her […]
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Emergency crews are reportedly on the scene of a three-vehicle accident on southbound I-57 between the Olympian Drive exit and the I-74 exit. Three vehicles and a tractor-trailer were involved, according to initial reports. Follow this developing story on The News-Gazette, or check back here for updates.
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Authorities have announced that the 77-year-old Champaign woman who was injured in a collision on U.S. 45 at I-57 last week has died from her injuries. The woman was transported to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana with a broken neck and two broken arms after her car was hit by a vehicle driven by an […]
Authorities were reportedly called to a collision I-74 between the Neil and Prospect Street exits on Tuesday night in Champaign. Little details about the crash have been released at this time, but we will continue to monitor the developments. Check back here, or read more on The News-Gazette website.