One dead after accident in Vermilion County, Illinois

Illinois State Police reports there was a fatal accident in Vermilion County, Illinois Tuesday morning.

Posted: Dec 19, 2017 10:12 AM
Updated: Dec 19, 2017 2:14 PM

VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WTHI) - Illinois State Police reports there was a fatal accident in Vermilion County, Illinois Tuesday morning.

ISP reports the accident was on Route 1 in Georgetown between 8th and 9th Street around 8:20 a.m. (CT).

Officials report a Chevrolet truck left the road, crossed the sidewalk into a yard and struck a tree. The truck then rolled. 

The driver died at the scene. 

This is a developing story and will be updated when information becomes available. 

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