2 flown to hospital after crash near Thompsonville, IL

2 flown to hospital after crash near Thompsonville, IL
The driver and an occupant had major injuries and was life-flighted to an area hospital.

FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Franklin County, Illinois deputies responded to a crash with serious injuries on Tuesday, Feb. 19.

Accordng to Sheriff David Bartoni, it happened around 7:40 p.m. near McClerren Road in Thompsonville.

A Thompsonville man was driving west on Number 9 blacktop and failed to negotiate a curve.

The man went off the roadway with his vehicle hitting several trees.

The vehicle sustained major damage.

The driver and an occupant had major injuries and was life-flighted to an area hospital.

The crash is under investigation.

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