One dead after four car crash

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VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — One person was killed after one car hit three others Wednesday. It happened near Georgetown at Route 1 and County Road 900 North around 8:30 a.m.

29-year-old Tyler Pope died. Two others were sent to the hospital, but are expected to survive.

Police said three cars were going southbound on Route 1. They say Pope rear-ended one of them. The car that was hit left the roadway. They say Pope then rear-ended a second, and then crossed into the northbound lanes and hit a car head on.

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