Man killed in tractor and car accident
A man was killed in a car accident after the tractor he was riding on was struck by a car while it was trying to pass him.
According to police, the accident occurred on Illinois Route 23 when the car collided with the tractor and caused the man to be ejected.
He was thrown nearly ten feet from the tractor. A 54-year-old woman was trying to pass the tractor when she hit it. She was uninjured. The crash in currently under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.