Wayne County Accident

A Washington man was injured after losing control of his vehicle and hitting a tree in Wayne County, Illinois yesterday morning. Illinois State Police say the driver of the 2017 International truck tractor/semi-trailer combination, 40 year-old Kevin S. Brothers, was traveling westbound on Interstate 64 just before 5 a.m. Brothers reportedly heard a loud noise come from his vehicle when he lost control and ran off the south side of the roadway where he hit a tree. Brothers was taken from the crash scene by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment of injuries resulting from the crash. Due to the damage from the crash, Brothers’ vehicles were towed from the crash scene.