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Tire blowout causes crash; driver sent to St. Anthony’s

Posted by on Sunday, October 15th, 2017 @ 7:56 am.

FARINA, Ill. – A tire blowout is being blamed for a crash that occurred yesterday afternoon on Interstate 57.

Illinois State Police said the accident happened at 12:51 p.m. yesterday, Saturday, October 14.

The preliminary investigative details indicate that a silver Chrysler van being driven by Deshaunell D. Knight, 26, of Joliet, was northbound on 57 at milepost 139 in the Farina area when the van had a front tire blow out.

The van ran off on the shoulder to the right, off the roadway.

The van then flipped over.

Knight was transported to Effingham’s St. Anthony’s Hospital. No citations have been issued.

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