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(IL)(8-5-2020) MACON COUNTY - A mobile mechanic was struck and killed

(IL)(8-5-2020) MACON COUNTY - A mobile mechanic was struck and killed

(IL)(8-5-2020) MACON COUNTY - A mobile mechanic was killed and two others injured in a crash on Interstate 72 near milepost 150 Wednesday night. The crash scene was just past the Argenta exit.

Police said a service truck was working on a broken-down semi on the side of the road. Another semi rear-ended the broken down semi, which then hit the service truck.

The service truck operator, 32-year-old Erick Ervin, was taken by helicopter to the hospital but did not survive.

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