Several Injured Following Multi-Car Accident on I-57 in Franklin Co.

FRANKLIN CO. – Several were injured as the result of a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 57 in Franklin Co. Saturday.

According to a release from Illinois State Police, the accident occurred near mile marker 72 just after noon on the southbound lane when a vehicle driven by Marvin Dellorin of Milwaukee, WI attempted to pass a vehicle, clipping it in the process. Dellorin then lost control of the vehicle, which flipped multiple times before landing in the grassy median.

Dellorin and his three passengers were all taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries. The driver and passengers of the other vehicle were unharmed.