MANTENO — Jeremiah T. Spainhour, of Manteno, died of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash on Thursday.
According to Illinois State Police District 21, Spainhour was northbound on U.S. 45/52 at 8000N Road at 7:39 a.m.
A preliminary investigation indicated Spainhour’s 2012 Nissan Altima crossed the center line and crashed head on into the rear tires of a 2015 Kenworth tractor-trailer pulling a gravel hauler trailer.
Spainhour was transported to Riverside medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
The Kenworth was driven by a 47-year-old Forrest man.