Two killed in I-70 wreck

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By The Staff

Two individuals were killed last Tuesday evening in an accident on Interstate 70 near St. Elmo.
According to the Illinois State Police, a 2017 Volkswagen Jetta driven by Michelle C. Davis, 36, of Allentown, Pa., was traveling east on I-70 at milepost 75, just west of St. Elmo, and a 2011 Freightliner tractor-trailer driven by Jerry L. Brown of Atlanta, Ga., was parked on the right shoulder of the eastbound lanes.
The state police said that the Davis vehicle drove completely onto the shoulder at a high rate of speed and struck the rear of the tractor-trailer.

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