Icy roads cause fatal morning crash


Coles County - Snow and ice caused an early morning crash, leaving one person dead.


State Police say, it happened on I-57 just north of Mattoon. The driver lost control of the car on icy pavement, and stalled in the lane. A truck pulling a trailer hit the passenger side of the car.


The passenger died, the driver was taken to Carle Hospital for injuries.

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