ISP TRAFFIC CRASH ALERT
The Following Preliminary Information is Being Released by Illinois State Police
WHAT: Fatal Crash
WHERE: IL Route 9 at 1600 East (Ford County)
WHEN: Sunday, August 31, 2014, 3:46 a.m.
VEHICLES: Unit One: 2002 Chrysler
DRIVERS: Unit One: Adam C. Masterson, 39, Thawville
CAUSE: Improper Lane Usage
PRELIMINARY: Preliminary Investigative details indicate unit one was traveling west on IL Route 9 at 1600 East Road. Unit one ran off the roadway striking a culvert. Unit one became airborne and when landing stuck a tree. Driver of unit one was pronounced dead at the scene.
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.