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Crash sends two to the hospital with serious injuries

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UNION CO., Ill. -- Paramedics airlift a woman and a child to the hospital following a crash near I-57.

Illinois State Police say the crash involved a semi and a Scion XD. It happened at Route 146 near I-57 at 11 a.m. Wednesday.

Investigators said the semi driver failed to stop at a stop sign and the scion hit the big rig and got stuck under the trailer.

Illinois State Police say both people in the sedan suffered serious injuries and paramedics took them to a hospital out of state.

The driver of the semi was cited for failure to yield.

Troopers said the investigation continues.

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