I-57 Crash in Franklin County Injures Two Friday


FRANKLIN COUNTY — A single vehicle crash on Interstate 57 in Franklin County Friday night is to blame for the injuries of two Chicago teens.

A Honda CRV driven by 19-year-old Imani Williams was traveling southbound near mile post 68 at around 11:15 pm Friday whenever the vehicle traveled off of the right shoulder into the ditch. The vehicle overturned several times injuring Williams and passenger 19-year-old Cayla King. Both Williams and King were transported to a local hospital with injuries.

Williams was cited for improper lane usage and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.