The Following Preliminary Information is Being Released by Illinois State Police District 12
WHAT: Fatality Crash
WHERE: IL 130 1 mile south of Greenup, IL
WHEN: 02/24/2016, 11:28 A.M.
VEHICLES: UNIT #1- RED 2007 CHEVROLET COBALT
UNIT#2-WHITE 2015 VOLVO SEMI
DRIVER: UNIT #1-JEFFERY K. SHIN, 57 OF TERRE HAUTE, IN
UNIT#2-NEIL E. PAGE, 57 OF SAN FRANCISCO, CA
PRELIMINARY: Preliminary investigative details indicate Unit 1 was traveling south on IL 130 approximately 1 mile south of Greenup. Unit 2 was traveling north on IL 130. Unit 1 attempted to pass another passenger car and lost control and struck unit 2 head on in the northbound lane. Unit 1 driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Unit 2 driver was not injured.