3 Injured in Rollover in Champaign County

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CHAMPAIGN COUNTY – Illinois State Police say three individuals were injured in a one vehicle rollover crash on Illinois Route 47 early Saturday morning.

The driver and two passengers were traveling southbound on Illinois Route 47 near County Road 2800 North at around 5:16 AM on Saturday, July 25. Authorities say the driver lost control and entered the eastside ditch sideways. The black 2004 Hyundai Sonata crashed into a bean field and rolled several times.

State police say all occupants were thrown from the vehicle and were not wearing seatbelts. All occupants were transported to an area hospital for treatment. Route 47 was closed for approximately 1.5 hours as a result of the crash.

Authorities report alcohol was located on the scene and believe it may have contributed to the incident. No charges have been issued at this time as the investigation is still ongoing by the Illinois State Police.

We will provide more details as they become available.

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