According to TheTelegraph.com, two people suffered injuries in a chain-reaction car crash in Illinois on July 12, 2011.Â The accident occurred in a highway construction zone around 7:30 p.m. Â A semi-truck driver, looking in his rear-view mirror, did not notice traffic was slowing down.Â When the trucker applied the brakes, it was too late. The truck rear-ended a van, which crashed into a Saturn, which crashed into a Dodge.Â The driver of the van had to be extricated from the car and is currently in serious condition at a local hospital.Â The driver of the Saturn suffered minor injuries.Â A passenger in the Saturn was taken to a local hospital and remains in critical condition.Â The driver of the Dodge suffered minor injuries.Â The truck driver received a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.
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