One Dead Following I-72 Crash in Pike County
Illinois State Police say a Winchester man is dead following a one vehicle crash on I-72.
The crash occured near Barry at 3:03 Thursday afternoon. Authorities say 66 year old David Welsh fainted while driving. His truck went through the median down an embankment and hit a tree. The crash report indicates Welsh got out of the truck and collapsed. His wife—58 year old Laura Welsh sustained minor injuries. The crash report indicated David Welsh had a history of heart problems.