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Crash shuts down parts of Ill. Route 166


Illinois Route 166 in Williamson County has reopened following a crash Wednesday evening.

The wreck happened around 6:30p.m.

The Illinois State Police tell Heartland News an 18-wheeler was backing into a private driveway just north of Pittsburg Road and Khoury League Road.

Troopers say the driver of a yellow sports car crashed into the truck and ended up underneath the back end of the trailer.

Emergency crews took the driver to Heartland Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. 

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