Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014
Fatal Crash in Hardin County
HARDIN CO. -- Illinois State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Hardin County. It happened Saturday at 9:53 a.m. on Route 1 and Annabella Lee Mine Road.
State troopers say 72-year-old Oliver Berry of Owensboro, Kentucky was stopped or slowing down on Route 1 to make a left-hand turn. 72-year-old Johnny Worth, also of Owensboro, was driving his motorcycle and rear-ended Berry. Worth was thrown from the bike and was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. Berry was uninjured.
ISP is still investigating the crash.
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Humidity: 70 %