One person dead in morning crash


CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — One person is dead following a morning crash.

Police say there was a head on collision on U.S. 150 westbound near County Road 2550 East Road.

Police say for some unknown reason the driver traveling eastbound entered the westbound lane causing it.

The Champaign County Coroner says 42-year-old Michael Whitman of Savoy died at the scene.

The other driver from Urbana was not hurt.

The crash is under investigation.

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