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Marion, IL couple injured in fiery crash


A Marion, Illinois couple had to be airlifted to the hospital after they were injured in a fiery crash in Saline County.

Illinois State Police say Douglas Williams, 45 of Marion, was traveling south on Rt. 45 entering Muddy, Illinois just after 8:45 Tuesday night, when his SUV ran off the road, and became airborne. 

Troopers say Williams' car rolled over several times, before it hit a parked tractor-trailer and caught fire.

Williams' wife, Dianna Williams, 44 of Marion, was a passenger in the car, and was also injured in the crash.

The couple was airlifted to an area hospital for treatment.

No details have been given about the nature of the Williams' injuries, or their current conditions.

Illinois State Police is still investigating the cause of the crash.

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