One man was injured in a crash involving a car and a semi truck on Illinois 49 on Wednesday.
The incident occurred shortly before 7 a.m. on 1170 N. Road in Iroquois County. The semi truck, a 2015 Volvo Tractor model, was being backed out of a private driveway when it entered the path of a 2014 Lincoln Navigator, causing the two vehicles to collide.
The driver of the Navigator was hospitalized, although his injuries appear to be minor. He has been identified as James Pratt, 50.
The driver of the semi truck has been identified as 57-year-old Danny Robinson. He was uninjured, although he received a citation for improper backing up.