Driver crashes trying to pass on US 67 south of the QC, police say

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Crash near Alexis on 8-25-17, WQAD photo

ALEXIS, Illinois — A driver was taken to the hospital after overturning her car on US 67 and ending up in a field.

The Warren County Sheriff’s Department said that the driver was passing in a “no-passing” zone when she saw two cars coming toward her. ¬†She over-corrected and the car ended up rolling.

Crash near Alexis on 8-25-17, WQAD photo

The crash happened around 11:30 a.m., Friday, August 25th, just two miles away from Alexis, Illinois.

The driver was conscious after the crash and was taken to a Galesburg hospital, according to the sheriff’s Department.

The Illinois State Police is handling the crash investigation.