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91-year-old driver hurt after crash on I-57 in Williamson County

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

A 91-year-old southern Illinois man was hurt and cited after a traffic crash on Saturday in Williamson County.

According to Illinois State Police, it happened shortly before 10 a.m. on Interstate 57 at the 49 mile marker.

State police say the 91-year-old man was traveling southbound on the left shoulder when he slowed his car to use the crossover.

The man veered his car into the left lane causing a tractor trailer to his the man's Cadillac the rear.

The 91-year-old man was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The 50-year-old driver of the semi was not hurt.

The 91-year-old man was cited for disobeying a traffic control device and improper lane usage.

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