Troopers identify man killed in White County crash


WHITE COUNTY, Ill. (WEHT) – Illinois State Police have identified the man killed in a crash in White County.

Troopers say 18-year-old Clinton J. Richardson of Norris City, IL. died after another driver crossed the center line striking his car head-on.

The crash happened just after midnight Saturday.

Authorities said the two-vehicle crash happened at County Road 400 E when one vehicle crossed into the southbound lane, hitting a second vehicle head-on.

Both the driver and the passenger in the other vehicle were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

It is unclear why the vehicle crossed into the southbound lane.

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