Teen dies in early-morning crash
Fri, 13 Jul 2012 18:41:34 GMT —
A Frederick, Ill. man died and two passengers were injured in a one-vehicle crash Thursday morning near Brooklyn, Ill.
Matthew C. Ren, 18, was southbound about 4:18 a.m. on White Oak Cemetery Road about a mile south of State Highway 101.
Ren overcorrected and his vehicle ran off the right side of the road, the Illinois State Police said. The truck rolled over and Ren was ejected. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
Brandon D. Hankins, 18, of Rushville and a 17-year-old passenger were taken to Culbertson Hospital in Rushville with minor injuries.