Four-vehicle deadly crash

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Fatal Accident Truck Driver

IROQUOIS COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — An Indiana man was killed in a four-vehicle accident. It happened about 11 am, Tuesday, on Route 1 at 500 North.

Authorities say 75-year old Glenn Kolzow, of Lafayette, Ind., was stopped at an intersection waiting to make a left turn.

A semi, traveling behind him, failed to stop and pushed Kolzow’s vehicle into two oncoming vehicles.

Kolzow was taken to the hospital where he died. The semi driver, Kenneth Swanson, 53, of Midlothian, was issued a ticket for failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash.

Two people in one of the other vehicles were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.  

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