COLES COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - Six total people went to hospitals, including three with life-threatening injuries, after a Coles County crash. 

Troopers said the two-vehicle crash happened at about 2:28 p.m. Friday along Illinois Route 121 at 200 East. 

The three people with life-threatening injuries were transported by helicopter from the scene. Three others were also transported. 

Drivers are asked to avoid the area and seek a different route. 

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