In Randolph County, a man from Chester is dead after a car accident on Illinois Route 3.
The crash happened Monday morning shortly before 6. Police say a truck heading north on Rt. 3 north of Chester struck a deer, which then landed in the southbound lane, hitting the car of 42-year-old Scott Schroeder.
Schroeder died when the deer went through his windshield. The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.