RANDOLPH COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A juvenile from Red Bud, Illinois is in a St. Louis hospital after a head-on crash in Perry County, Illinois.
It happened just before 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 11 on Route 4 at Pyatt Cutler Road.
According to Illinois State Police, the juvenile was driving south on Route 4 when he drifted over into the northbound lane and hit a semi-truck partially head-on.
Both vehicles ended up in opposite ditches on Route 4.
The juvenile was taken by helicopter to a St. Louis hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
The driver of the semi-truck was not hurt.
Route 4 was closed for about 5 hours.
The crash remains under investigation.