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One Person Dead after Crash on Illinois Highway

Car collides with tractor trailer truck on Route 394 and leaves one person dead.



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    One person was killed in an accident where a semi truck and a car collided on Illinois Highway 394.

    According to Illinois State Trooper Rene Sandoval, the collision occurred at 5:39 a.m. at the intersection of Route 394 and Steger Road.

    The tractor trailer truck, carrying live-stock, was traveling south on Route 394 and the car was heading east on Steger when the collision happened.

    No word on which driver was at fault, who the victim was, or if any animals were harmed in the crash. Illinois State Troopers were still on scene concluding the investigation.