Herald Staff Report
MORRISON, Ill. —
One person is dead and three injured as the result of a two-vehicle accident this afternoon on US 30 near Morrison.
The crash happened around 3:50 p.m. at the intersection of US 30 and Hillside Road. According to the Whiteside County Sheriff's Office, a vehicle crossed the center line and struck another head on.
The driver of one unit was pronounced dead at the scene; the driver as well as the two occupants of the other car were transported by emergency personnel from the scene for treatment of injuries.
The names of those involved are being withheld at this time. Whiteside County sheriff’s deputies were assisted at the scene by the Morrison Police Department, Fulton Police Department, Morrison Fire Department, Fulton Fire Department, Morrison EMS, Fulton EMS and MedForce as well as the Illinois State Police.