Traffic Crash

Semi Overturned on I-57 South of Benton

18 hours ago

UPDATE: 3:15 PM

One person was not hurt after a semi roll-over on Interstate 57 this morning. 

A Marion man has been killed in a single car accident Wednesday night.

Williamson County Coroner Junior Burke says he pronounced 30-year-old Aaron Thomas Biggs dead at the scene just after midnight.

A semi accident closed down a portion of the northbound lanes of I-57 just north of Marion Monday night.

Illinois State Police say the driver of the semi, 26-year old Zachary Daughtery of Tennessee, was reaching for something in the cab and ran the truck and flatbed trailer off the road.  The semi overturned... spilling a load of plywood.

A Franklin County man sustained major injuries when his SUV slammed into the back of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 57.

The Alexander County man killed in a car crash early Sunday morning has been identified.

State Police say 38-year old Jason Klein from Olive Branch was driving a 2002 Ford pickup truck south on Route 3 when he lost control.

Fatal Crash Early Monday on I-57

Jul 2, 2018

A single car crash left one person dead and another injured early this morning on Interstate 57 in Williamson County, near milepost 55.

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Carbondale Police

No injuries were reported after gunfire early Sunday morning in the 500 block of South Illinois Avenue in Carbondale.

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A southern Illinois woman survived after her car collided with an Amtrak train.

A Randolph County man is dead and three other southern Illinois residents were hurt in a three-vehicle accident in Perry County.

The Perry County Sheriff's office says the accident occurred around 6:30 Thursday morning on State Route 154.

15-Year-Old Girl Dies After Crashing Parents' Car

Jan 11, 2016

Police say a Williamson County teen who'd been reported missing is dead, after she crashed her parents' car on Shed Church Road.

One man is dead and another seriously injured following a one-vehicle crash in Jackson County.

The sheriff's department says 30-year-old Brad Taylor of Gorham was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident late Sunday afternoon on Neunert Road in rural Jacob.

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A Franklin County man saw his boat and his truck roll into Crab Orchard Lake Monday morning.

Two southern Illinois men were hurt in a one-vehicle crash over the weekend in Williamson County.

The Sheriff's Office says at about 1:30 Sunday morning, the Sheriff's Office received a report of a single vehicle crash on Route 37 near the intersection with Prosperity Road, south of Whiteash.

The driver of a car ticketed for failure to yield right of way in a fatal crash Wednesday in Williamson County now faces a drug-related charge.

Illinois State Police say 20-year old Jeremy McGee has been formally charged with possession of between 2.5 and 10 grams of cannabis. Additional charges are possible.

Three people are dead, and another is in critical condition, after a fiery crash along Route 13 in Williamson County Monday night.