Fatal Car Accident In Saline County, Illinois

There was a fatal car accident north of Eldorado, Illlinois on Monday, December 24.

The accident happened on U.S. 45, just outside the Eldorado city limits.

The accident happened shortly after 11:30 a.m., according to the Saline County Sheriff’s Department.

Details on the accident and its causes are limited.  However, it is being reported that the driver of a Jeep was ejected from the vehicle as it overturned.  He was taken to Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado and later died from his injuries.  He was the only occupant in the vehicle.  No other vehicles were involved.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the WSILTV.com story of December 24 titled “Saline County Fatal Accident” as well as the December 24 DailyRegister.com article titled “Driver killed north of Eldorado.”


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