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Cobden 17-year-old killed after truck collides with semi

UNION COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

A 17-year-old from Cobden was killed in a crash involving a semi-truck Thursday afternoon in Union County.

It happened around 3 p.m.

According to Illinois State Police District 22, Christian R. Godinez was driving a GMC truck west on Bell Hill Road and ran a stop sign. A northbound semi-truck on Highway 51 struck the GMC truck. Godinez was killed in the crash.

There is no word if the 13-year-old passenger in Godinez' truck or the 63-year-old semi driver from Sullivan were injured.

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