News

Propane Tanker Flips in Atlanta, Ill.

Propane Tanker Flips in Atlanta, Ill.

Photo: clipart.com

Illinois State Police are still investigating the rollover crash of a propane delivery truck.

Authorities say the truck crashed on Old Route 66 and Arch Street in Atlanta Friday afternoon when a rear wheel came off. The truck skidded off the road into the ditch.

The driver, 36 year old John Johnson, wasn’t injured. HAZMAT responded but it’s unclear if any danger was present.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Memorial Medical Center Opens New Surgical Center

Fresh
memorial-health-podcasts@2x

Springfield's Memorial Medical Center has a new surgical center.

in Local

State Rep. Tim Butler Sworn In

Fresh
state_capitol_2

Tim Butler of Springfield took the oath of office in a ceremony.

in Local

Soda Tax Enthusiasts Bring Back Legislation

soda_pop

A bill for a penny-per-ounce tax, with the proceeds to fund public health and anti-obesity efforts, is again in the Illinois General Assembly.

in Local

Lawmakers Take on Heroin

heroin

$25 million plan

in Local

Flash Index: Illinois Economic Growth Consistent

economy

By the numbers, some of them, anyway, Illinois' economic growth is consistent.