Drug Influences Cause Crash on I74


CHAMPAIGN IL – A Champaign man faces driving under the influence of drugs, and other charges following a crash last night that sent him to the hospital.

State troopers say 44 year old James Wright was heading eastbound on interstate 74 in the left lane, when he tried to exit to interstate 57. He hit another eastbound vehicle on 74, and then crashed into the guardrail.

The other driver was not hurt. Wright was taken to the hospital for his injures.

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