One dead after crash on I-55 in McLean County Monday night

Fatal crash
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Published: Nov. 22, 2021 at 5:43 PM CST
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PEORIA (25 NEWS) - One person is dead and another injured after a passenger vehicle struck a tow truck along southbound Interstate 55 at mile marker 173 in McLean County Monday night.

Illinois State Police said preliminary reports indicate the tow truck was recovering a disabled semi-trailer along the shoulder when the tow truck was struck by the passenger vehicle.

The tow truck driver was not injured.

The semi-trailer had been broken down in the area since around 2:16 p.m.

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