Fatal Crash



In Franklin County, a man is dead after a crash on Route 14 involving a tractor, two vehicles and a pedestrian.
 
50-year-old Lavern Johnson of McLeansboro died after he struck a tractor pulling a bean drill on Route 14, just east of N. Thompsonville Road. He was pronounced dead at the scene Wednesday night.
 
According to a report from WPSD, a witness says a passerby stopped to direct traffic in the area when a second car hit the tractor and the first vehicle.
 
The pedestrian and the driver were taken to local hospitals.

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Locations : Franklin County
People : Lavern Johnson
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