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Crash sends one to the hospital

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PULASKI COUNTY -- One person was sent to the hospital after a crash on Interstate 57.

Illinois State Police say it happened near milepost 12 heading northbound around 1:35 a.m Thursday.

Devon Antwaun, 24, of Ullin was driving when his vehicle overheated and he pulled over, and parked on the right shoulder.

Jorge Puig-Campos, 61, of Miami was driving a semi-trailer when he drove onto the right shoulder, and hit Antwaun's vehicle on its left side.

That vehicle had to be towed from the scene, and Antwaun was sent to the hospital with minor injuries.

Puig-Campos was not hurt, and was cited for improper driving on the shoulder. 

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