Driver taken airlifted to hospital after head-on crash in Madiso - KMOV.com

Driver taken airlifted to hospital after head-on crash in Madison County

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MADISON COUNTY, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

An accident involving a GMC and a semi in Madison County sent two people to a hospital Friday night, police said.

Authorities said the wreck happened on Illinois State Route 4 near Lilac around 10:05 p.m.

A GMC going northbound swerved into the southbound lane, hitting a semi head-on, police said.

The driver of the GMC was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition. The driver of the semi was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

One lane of Route 4 was closed after the wreck and is still closed as of 11:45 p.m. Friday.

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