When you think of clowns, the hope is that you'll associate that with laughter and happiness. In the case of the Illinois clown graveyard, the opposite is true. It's the story of a tragedy that took the lives of 86 entertainers late at night on June 22, 1918.
(MOBERLY)—A collision involving a semi and a vehicle belonging to a circus results in minor to moderate injuries for nine people late Thursday night. The collision occurred on US 24 just east of Moberly around 11 p.m.