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WCSO: No headlights leads to a foot pursuit

SIMS, Ill. (WEHT) – A Wayne County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) deputy had a quick chase on foot and an arrest after attempting to stop a driver for not using headlights. WCSO says on May 13, just before 10 p.m., a sheriff’s office deputy tried to stop a vehicle traveling on Central Street in Sims with […]
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WAYNE COUNTY TRAFFIC CRASH

(CARMI) The investigation continues into a fatal single vehicle traffic crash that occurred at 5:15 this past Monday afternoon along Interstate 64 near the Wayne City exit in Wayne County. The District 19 State Police say 41 year old Brian Jones from Georgetown, Ohio, was westbound on I-64 in a construction zone when for unknown reasons his semi-truck hit the concrete bridge barrier multiple times, left the highway, struck a tree, and overturned. Jones was pronounced deceased at the scene. The westbound lanes of I-64 at the crash site were closed for near 12 hours and did not reopen until early Tuesday morning.
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Ohio man killed in semi crash in Wayne County

A 41-year-old Georgetown, Ohio truck driver died when the semi-truck he was driving crashed on westbound Interstate 64 near Wayne City late Monday afternoon. State Police say a preliminary investigation indicates Brian Jones was traveling westbound in a construction zone when for unknown reasons he struck the concrete bridge barrier multiple times and left the right side of the road. The truck then struck a tree and overturned.
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Ohio man killed in crash on I-64 near Wayne City Monday

WAYNE CITY, IL — A 41-year-old Ohio man was killed Monday when the semi-truck he was driving crashed on westbound Interstate 64 near Wayne City. According to the Illinois State Police, around 5:25 p.m. Monday, Brian Jones was traveling westbound in a construction zone when for unknown reasons he struck the concrete bridge barrier multiple times and left the right side of the road. The truck then struck a tree and overturned.
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Heads Up! Army Trail Road Will Be Closed Friday, May 20, For Culvert Repair

The village of Wayne is alerting residents — and anyone who drives on Army Trail Road — of a daytime road closure Friday (May 20, 2022) for culvert repair. According to a village of Wayne news release, work will take place between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Friday. A culvert in disrepair will be replaced 200 feet west of the intersection at Army Trail Road and Curling Pond Road.
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Man killed in Wayne County crash

One man is dead after his semi ran off the road in Wayne County, Illinois. The Illinois State Police has identified the driver as 41-Year-Old Brian Jones of Georgetown, Ohio. State Police say the crash happened 5:15 Monday afternoon on Interstate 64 westbound near Wayne City. Troopers say a semi...
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Illinois State Police: Fatal crash involves Ohio man

WAYNE CO., Ill. (WEHT) – Illinois State Police (ISP) say that one person has died in a crash. More News from WRBL Police say that on May 16 around 5:15 p.m., the driver of a semi truck was traveling westbound in a construction zone on Interstate 64 at milepost 103 near Wayne City. ISP says […]
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OHIO SEMI DRIVER KILLED IN MONDAY CRASH ON I-64 IN WAYNE COUNTY

According to Illinois State Police, 41-year-old Brian D. Jones of Georgetown, OH was driving his semi with trailer westbound on I-64 at milepost 103 near Wayne City around 5:15 p.m. when for unknown reasons, he struck the concrete bridge barrier multiple times then left the roadway to the right striking a tree and overturning the semi.
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ISP: One man killed in Wayne Co. wreck

WAYNE CO., Ill. (WFIE) - Illinois State Police say an Ohio man died after his semi ran off the road in Wayne County. They say it happened around 5:15 Monday afternoon on Interstate 64 near Wayne City. Troopers say a semi was driving westbound in a construction zone when the...
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ISP: 4 people ejected from vehicle in Wayne Co. crash

WAYNE CO., Ill. (WFIE) - Illinois State Police say four people were hurt in a single-vehicle crash in Wayne County. They say three of them were flown to the hospital. Troopers say the driver of the car drove too fast on a gravel road and lost control. They say all...
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Four injured when golf cart overturns in Wayne County

State Police say four persons were injured in a golf cart wreck about eight miles south of Fairfield in Wayne County Saturday afternoon. Preliminary investigation indicates the driver of the golf cart, 29-year-old Elyse Wiser of Nashville was traveling eastbound on Wayne County Road 50N about a half-mile west of Wayne County Road 2150E when she lost control in loose gravel and overturned.
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Four Injured in Weekend Golf Cart Crash in Wayne County

FAIRFIELD – A Saturday afternoon injury crash involving a golf cart in Wayne County sends four people to the hospital. According to Illinois State Police, 29-year-old Elyse Wiser of Nashville was driving the golf cart east on County Road 50 North – a half-mile west of County Road 2150 East in Wayne County – when she lost control in loose gravel and overturned ejecting herself and her passengers.
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Golf Cart Accident Sends Four To The Hospital With Non Life Threatening Injuries

The Illinois State Police reported that a single vehicle crash sent four to a regional hospital with non life threatening injuries. On Saturday, May 14th at approximately 2:29 p.m., 29 year Elyse Wiser of Nashville IL was driving a 2009 silver EZ Go Golf Cart, when she lost control and it overturned. Wiser and passengers of the golf cart Gina Wiser, 52 of Mount Joliet, TN, a five year old female and a 17 year old male, both of Barnhill were all injured in the crash and flown to an area hospital. A 41 year old passenger, Megan Duckworth was also on the golf cart but was uninjured. An investigation into the accident shows that the vehicle was traveling East on 50 N in Wayne County. Elyse Wiser lost control in loose gravel and overturned. All passengers were ejected from the vehicle. The crash is still under investigation and no further information is available at this time.
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ISP: Construction worker hurt after accident in Wayne Co.

WAYNE CO., Ill. (WFIE) - A construction worker was hurt after an accident in Wayne County Tuesday. Illinois State Police say a vehicle hauling a trailer was traveling eastbound on Interstate 64 near bridge construction when a vehicle crossed over the right fog lane. That’s when authorities say the trailer...
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