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Two killed, four others injured in two-vehicle crash on I-80 near Joslin

JOSLIN, Ill. (KWQC) – Two people were killed and four others were injured Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash near Joslin.

The crash happened around 2:30 p.m. on Interstate 88 westbound, the Illinois State Police said in a media release.

According to state police, the preliminary investigation indicates that a 2006 Black Jeep Liberty was driving eastbound on I-88 when, for an unknown reason, it veered off the roadway, traveled through the center median and overturned.

The jeep struck a westbound 2017 White Ford Edge head-on and came to a rest on its roof in the westbound lanes of traffic, according to state police.

The Ford came to a stop facing eastbound in the westbound lanes of traffic.

The driver of the Jeep, Songolo Lolonga, 38, of Rock Island, and passenger Wilonja M. Mashimango, 27, also of Rock Island, were killed in the crash.

Two other passengers, Isaya M. Abwe, 22,

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No injuries in two-vehicle crash Friday


Failure to stop at a traffic light resulted in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon around 3 p.m. in the intersection of W. Main and West St. in front of the Republican party headquarters in Hillsboro. According to the Hillsboro Police Department, Ashley Kiley of Seaman was driving a 2017 Dodge SUV and was struck in the front passenger side of the vehicle by a 2018 Ford pick-up truck driven by Caleb Bohrer of Hillsboro. Officers reported that Bohrer was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device. Both vehicles sustained moderate damage, but no injuries were reported by the drivers.

Failure to stop at a traffic light resulted in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon around 3 p.m. in the intersection of W. Main and West St. in front of the Republican party headquarters in Hillsboro. According to the Hillsboro Police Department, Ashley Kiley of Seaman was driving a 2017 Dodge SUV and was struck in the front passenger side of the vehicle by a 2018 Ford pick-up truck driven by Caleb Bohrer of Hillsboro. Officers reported that Bohrer was cited for failure to obey a traffic control device. Both vehicles sustained moderate damage, but no injuries were reported by the drivers.

Tim Colliver | The Times-Gazette

Failure to stop at a traffic light resulted in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon around 3 p.m. in the intersection of W. Main and West St. in front of the Republican party headquarters in Hillsboro. According to the Hillsboro Police Department, Ashley Kiley

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