Young Virginia man dies after Monday crash

A head-on collision just west of Virginia involving a passenger car and a semi-tractor trailer truck claimed the life of a Virginia resident Monday afternoon.
According to investigating Illinois State Police, Hunter Holmes, 19, died of injuries received when his westbound car, for unknown reasons,  crossed the highway’s center line and was struck head-on by the eastbound semi about three tenths of a mile east of South Brockhouse Lane. The truck driver was not injured.

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