Metro East Crash Victim Identified

MADISON COUNTY, Ill. (KMOX) –  Police have identified the man killed in a Metro East crash during stormy conditions Thursday afternoon.

50-year-old Vincent Terrie of New Baden was driving south on Illinois Route 4 near Marine in Madison County when his car drifted across the center line and was struck head-on by a northbound semi tractor trailer.

State police say at the time of the crash at 4:20 p.m. Thursday, there were “white-out” weather conditions with heavy winds and blowing snow.

The driver of the 18-wheeler told police that Terrie appeared to lose control of his car right before the crash.

 

 

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