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1 injured in 2-vehicle Murphysboro crash


The Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to a two-vehicle crash with injuries on Old Highway 13 on Wednesday, Aug. 5.

According to deputies, they arrived on scene at about 11:32 a.m. The crash was at the intersection of South Williams Street and Old Highway 13 in Murphysboro.

They say a green 2012 Kawasaki motorcycle driven by 43-year-old Jason Hull, of Murphysboro, was going westbound on Old Highway 13 approaching the intersection when a gold 2007 Honda passenger car, driven by 27-year-old Michael Chancey of Murphysboro, pulled into the intersection.

Deputies say Chancey was making a left turn from Williams Street onto Old Highway 13 and pulled into the intersection in front of Hull.

Hull was taken to an area hospital by ambulance and later transferred to a St. Louis hospital.

Chancey was not injured.

The investigation is ongoing by a traffic crash reconstructionist with the Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office.

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