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Illinois State Police

Accident

Scott McMeen, 49, of Hillsdale and Nicholas Farber, 40, of Wayne, Pa., were involved in an accident at 11:40 a.m. June 10 while traveling on Interstate 80 at Mile Marker 40. McMeen was traveling westbound on Interstate 80 when his 2011 International tractor/semi trailer went off the roadway, into the grass median and into the eastbound lane, striking the Farber vehicle, a 2014 Ford truck with car trailer, causing it to rollover. McMeen was transported by helicopter from the scene to Illini Hospital. Farber and his passenger, Susan Farber, 69, of Wayne, Pa., were transported to Kewanee Hospital. McMeen was charged with improper lane usage.

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