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1 injured after van blows front tire on I-57


One person was injured following a crash on Interstate 57 in Jefferson County, Illinois.

It happened on Thursday just after 4 p.m. at mile marker 83.

According to Illinois State Police, a juvenile passenger was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation showed the 32-year-old driver from Herrin, Illinois was northbound, just north of the Ina exit.

The Kia van blew a right front tire before the driver lost control and the van went into the median.

The driver was charged with operating an uninsured vehicle.

Litton EMS assisted at the scene.

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