Police investigate fatal accident on Route 140
According to Illinois State Police, an Illinois man was killed in a car accident on Route 140 near Greenville.
The accident occurred around 2 a.m. when the man swerved off of the roadway and over corrected to make it back in the lanes. When doing so he hit another vehicle that was driven by a 33-year-old man.
The 33-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene and the other driver was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. Police are currently waiting for a toxicology reports.
Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim.