LENZBURG, IL – Two people were killed when their SUV collided with a semi at the intersection of North Main Street and Illinois Route 13 on Sunday afternoon.
According to KMOV4, the SUV was driving northbound on North Main Street when it traveled in front of a semi traveling on Illinois Route 13 around 4 p.m. The SUV overturned and the two people in the SUV were ejected from the vehicle.
Police identified the deceased victims as a 51-year-old man of Baldwin, Illinois and a 39-year-old man of Caseyville.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.
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