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Adams County driver crashes after hitting black ice

COATSBURG, IL (WGEM) — Officials with the Adams County Sheriff’s Office say a Coatsburg, Illinois, man suffered serious injuries after his vehicle crashed at the intersection of 60th and Ellington Road.

Officials say deputies arrived on the scene just before 8 p.m. Wednesday.

They say Brian Harness, 39, was traveling southbound on 60th St. when his vehicle struck a patch of black ice and caused him to skid through the Ellington Rd. intersection and hit a tree.

Adams County EMS took Harness to Blessing Hospital.


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Richard Denson

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