Lawrenceville Man Dies in Two-Vehicle Crash
Illinois State Police say a Lawrenceville, Illinois man died Wednesday afternoon in a two vehicle accident on US 50, about a half mile east of Illinois Route-One.
74-year-old David Dooley was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say Dooley was westbound on 50 when his car left the roadway in heavy rain, struck a guardrail and then spun around in the roadway.
His car then hit an eastbound van driven by 23-year-old Billy Lee Hillyard of Vincennes.
Hillyard was treated for minor injuries at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
Police say both drivers were wearing their seat belts.