Carbondale man killed in car vs. semi crash on I-57 - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

Carbondale man killed in car vs. semi crash on I-57

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FRANKLIN CO. – A Carbondale man was killed in a crash Saturday night on I-57.

Illinois State Police say a Volkswagen being driven by Charles W. Shy, 49, of Carbondale, failed to reduce its speed and slammed into the back of a semi near milepost 75.5 in Franklin County.

The crash was reported at 11:28 p.m.

Shy died from his injuries.

The semi driver, identified as 32-year-old Saif H. Almuslmawi, of Dearborn Heights, Michigan, was not injured.

No further information is being released.

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