1 injured in two-vehicle crash on I-55

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LOGAN COUNTY - Illinois State Police say one person was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 55 Monday morning.

Authorities say the crash happened near mile post 115 on I-55 southbound at about 10:29 a.m.  Troopers say the preliminary investigation reveals that a 2014 Chevrolet Malibu and 2002 Pontiac Grand AM were traveling in the center lane of I-55.  Police say the Pontiac slowed due to traffic, and that the Chevrolet struck the rear of the Pontiac as a result.

ISP officials say the driver of the Chevrolet was transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the crash.  This incident is still under investigation.  We will provide more details as they become available.

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