1 dead after truck crash in Iroquois County
A 24-year-old graduate of Central High School and resident of rural Clifton, was killed in a truck accident on Wednesday night.
He was traveling westbound on Clifton Slab in a pickup truck at the time of the crash. A semitractor-trailer was traveling north on Lehigh Road, and the two trucks collided in the intersection of the two roads. He had the right of way, while Lehigh Road has a posted stop sign.
Both vehicles crashed into a ditch at the corner of the intersection. The semi driver was taken to the Riverside Medical Center for treatment, while he was pronounced dead at the scene.
This crash is still under investigation. To stay updated, keep checking our blog or read more at the Daily Journal.