Three Injured in Two-Car Crash in Clay County


Published on September 28 2020 8:17 am
Last Updated on September 28 2020 8:17 am
Written by Greg Sapp

Three people were injured Sunday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in Clay County.

Illinois State Police report a car driven by 18-year-old Kloey Caldwell of Edgewood crossed the centerline on US Route 45 at Finch Lane and collided head-on with a vehicle driven by 43-year-old Charity Beachy of Flora.

Both drivers were injured, as was a seven-year-old girl from Flora who was a passenger in the Beachy vehicle. All three of those injured were airlifted from the scene and taken for treatment.

Arrest information is pending.

The crash happened at 2:51pm.