A man from Champaign was killed after a rollover car accident occurred on Interstate 57.
According to local police, the 52-year-old victim was the passenger in a car that somehow lost control near Chebanse. The man was killed and the 37-year-old driver of this vehicle was also seriously injured.
While police were investigating this accident, a squad car rear ended another car. The driver of the car struck, the fire protection district chief, was injured as well as the squad car driver.
Our deepest condolences are with the friends and family of the victim at this time.