Double fatality traffic crash in Henderson County
Two people have lost their lives following a two-vehicle traffic crash in Henderson County, Illinois late Friday night.
Around 11:37 p.m., one vehicle was traveling south on County Road 700 E. approximately 3/4 mile south of U.S. Rt. 34 in Henderson County when it crossed the center line into the northbound lane.
This vehicle struck another vehicle, traveling the opposite way, head on.
Both drivers sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased at the scene.
The identifications of both individuals have not been released, pending next of kin notification.
No passengers were involved and seatbelts were used in both vehicles.