Three injured in two car crash in Franklin County

Three people are severely injured following a crash on IL Route 148 at the Park Street Road intersection on Wednesday morning in Franklin County, Illinois.

According to Sheriff Don Jones, around 7:10 a Ford F250 pickup pulling a flatbed trailer driven by John McCrelles, of Ohatchee, Alabama was westbound on Park St. Rd. and failed to stop at the intersection. His truck hit a small truck driven by Jonathan Hood, 22, of Tamaroa, Ill. who was southbound on IL 148.

McCrelles and Jeffrey Boatwright, 29, of Wellington, AL received major injuries and were taken to an area hospital by EMS.

Hood received major injuries and was taken by medical helicopter to a regional hospital.