1 killed in Vermilion County crash


VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - One person was killed and another injured in a Vermilion County Tuesday.

Emergency crews were called to Vermilion County Rd. 300 N at 250 E. just before 5 p.m.

Police said a grain hauler driven by 66-year-old Jay Hageman of Fairmount was driving south on County Rd. 250 E.

A suburban driven by 29-year-old Austin Richard of Homer was driving east on County Rd. 300 N.

Police said Hageman went through a stop sign and hit Richard.

Both vehicles went off the road and into the ditch.

Hageman was pronounced dead on the scene.

Richard was transported to an area hospital.

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