Two people hospitalized after crash on Route 36


A crash in Douglas County sends two people to the hospital.


The crash happened on Route 36 near Camargo. The Illinois State Police are reporting that Rachel Lea Tombers of Charleston was heading west when she crossed the center line and hit an oncoming car.


She and the other drivers were taken to Sarah Bush Hospital. Tombers told police that she was texting and talking on her phone just before the crash.


Tombers was cited for driving under the influence of drugs and improper lane usage.

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