ISP TRAFFIC CRASH ALERT
The Following Preliminary Information is Being Released by Illinois State Police District 10
WHAT: Fatal Traffic Crash
WHERE: U.S. Route 36 @ 300 E Road (Douglas County)
WHEN: Monday, June 8, 2020, 10:47 a.m.
VEHICLE: Unit 1: 2006 Pontiac
Unit 2: 2006 International Truck-Tractor Semi-Trailer
DRIVER: Unit 1: female (deceased)
Unit 2: 62-year-old male of Atwood, IL
PRELIMINARY: Preliminary investigation indicates Unit 1 was traveling eastbound on U.S. Route 36 in Douglas County near 300 East Road. Unit 1 crossed the center line, entered the west bound lanes of U.S. Route 36, and struck head on with Unit 2. The driver of Unit 1 was pronounced deceased on scene. The Douglas County Coroner will release the name of the deceased once the next of kin notification has been completed.
CHARGES: Pending Investigation
The public is reminded all persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.