One Dead in Perry County Crash


By WSIL Manager

PERRY CO. -- One person is dead after a traffic crash in Perry County.

It happened around 11:20 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Route 152 and Route 127/13.

The Perry County Sheriff's Office says a westbound car pulled into the path of a northbound motorcycle.

The driver of the motorcycle, Elbert Gualdoni, 78, of Murphysboro, was thrown from the bike and pronounced dead at the scene.

The sheriff's office, Perry County Coroner's Office and Illinois State Police continue to investigate.

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