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Two injured when car collides with truck tractor in Warren County

Two people were injured when the driver of a car tried to pass a truck tractor that was turning.
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WARREN COUNTY, Illinois — Two people were injured when the driver of a car tried to pass a truck tractor that was turning.

The two vehicles were driving along IL Route 135 near 60th Street around 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, December 12, according to a statement from the Illinois State Police.  As the truck made a wide right turn into a field entrance, the driver of a Ford Focus tried to pass.

Police said the Focus wound up hitting the truck’s front passenger side wheel.  Both the driver and passenger of the Focus were taken to a Galesburg hospital for treatment.

Charges were pending, according to police.