Two crashes near Five Points halt traffic
Tue, 14 Jan 2014 14:22:02 GMT —
Traffic is moving again after an SUV hit the guard rail around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday.
The crash occurred less than a mile south of Five Points near Liberty, Ill. on Hwy. 104.
Chevi Ingalls of Fowler was driving south on Illinois 104 when she lost control of her SUV due to ice on the roads.
Her SUV struck the guard rail, crossed the roadway and came to rest on its side.
Ingalls and her two children recieved no injuries.
Another car went into the ditch nearby just after the other crash. That car contained only a driver. No name has been released.
Traffic backed up as emergency crews responded to both incidents.
Officers say both cars hit a glazed over part of the road on 104 and caused the drivers to lose control.
No one from either crash was sent to the hospital.