Multi Vehicle Crash Closes Illinois 96 Sunday Night
A two vehicle crash at 7:49 Sunday evening on Illinois 96 closed the highway for around an hour and 45 minutes.
Adams County Sheriff’s deputies say a vehicle driven by 63 year old Karen Seals of Quincy was southbound when she crossed the center line a mile north of the US 24 junction and struck a pickup driven by 44 year old Kenneth Caldwell of Hamilton. Deputies say two other vehicles also crashed attempting to avoid debris in the road. Caldwell and Seals were taken to Blessing Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Deputies say both drivers were wearing seat belts. Seals was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.