State trooper, driver injured in Danville crash

Courtesy: Drew Blaase

Illinois State Police (ISP) are on the scene of a serious accident involving an ISP squad car and an SUV.

It happened on U.S. Route 150, also known as Martin Luther King Junior Drive, west of Danville. The scene of the crash is about half a mile east of Henning Road on US 150.

The Trooper has been transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Life Flight was on the scene to transport the driver of the SUV who suffered serious injuries.

Police are asking drivers to take alternate routes as the road is closed at this location.

The road will remain closed for several hours Friday evening.

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