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Man trapped in vehicle after late night wreck

UNION COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

Union County, Illinois emergency crews had to call in extra help to rescue a man after a late night crash Monday.

According to the sheriff's department, a man driving near Lick Creek and Texas Eastern Roads ran off the road.   His vehicle got stuck between two trees.

The department called in rescue teams and a tow truck to pull the man's vehicle from between the two trees.

It is not clear exactly why the man ran off the road.  We're told he has a broken arm and leg but he is expected to be OK.

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