One flown to hospital, two others injured following crash in Jasper County, IL

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WHEELER, Ill. (WTWO/WAWV) – Three people were injured following a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning on IL Route 33, just east of Wheeler in Jasper County.

Illinois State Police reported the crash happened just before 10:45 a.m. when a small cargo van traveling eastbound crossed the center line and collided with a passenger car traveling the opposite direction.

The driver of the passenger car, Anthony Burke, 35, of Olney was brought to a hospital by helicopter for his injuries.

The driver of the cargo van, Lori A. Kliment, 61, and her passenger, Patrick L. Kistner, 67, both of Springfield, were brought to an area hospital for their injuries.

Kliment was issued a citation for Improper Lane Usage.

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