LAWRENCE COUNTY FATAL ACCIDENT

A Sumner man has died after being involved in a two vehicle accident Friday on the Chauncey Road at County Road 1500 North in Lawrence County. Illinois State Police report that at 7:36 a.m. a 2005 Chevrolet being driven by 27 year old Dalton Hightshoe was heading south on the Chauncey Road and veered across center and collided head-on with a 1997 Chevrolet truck whose driver was 32 Raul Sandoval of Washington Indiana. Hightshoe was taken to Lawrence County and was pronounced dead there. Sandoval and four passengers with him were not injured. Authorities indicate there were no citations involved.