In Jackson County, a three-car crash sends one teenager to the hospital with serious injuries.
Police say 18-year-old Ashely Daniels of Pinckneyville was transferred to St. John’s Burn Center in St. Louis after her car struck a Chevy Silverado pulling a passenger bus and burst into flames.
Police say at the time of the accident, Friday at 9:08 p.m., the passenger bus was blocking both north and south bounds lanes on Route 51 at Beech Road.
51-year-old Gerald Tilley of DuQuoin suffered minor injuries and was cited for failure to yield while turning left, improper towing and unsafe equipment.
42-year-old Kevin Tilley was uninjured and cited for riding in a towed vehicle.