Monmouth traffic crash injures both drivers and only passenger

MONMOUTH, Illinois — A late-night two-car traffic crash in Monmouth injured everyone involved.

Illinois State Police report that one driver, a 61-year-male Monmouth man was traveling south on South Main Street when the second driver, a 41-year-old Abingdon man,  did not stop at a stop sign and struck the first car’s passenger side and overturned it. The struck vehicle also contained a passenger: a 61-year old female, also a Monmouth resident.

All three were transported to area hospitals to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Any potential charges are still pending.

Illinois State Police were assisted by Monmouth Police and Fire, Galesburg Hospital Ambulance Service, Warren County Sheriff’s Office, and Berg’s Towing.

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