Watseka minister killed in car accident on I-57
A well-respected minister for the Amazing Grace Bible Church in Watseka was killed when his car left the interstate and plunged into a creek on Monday night. The accident occurred on southbound Interstate 57, four miles north of Gilman. While authorities do not yet know the exact cause of the accident, sources say that the minister may have suffered a medical condition that led directly to the fatal crash.
Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the victim.