Two Injured in Wayne County Crash Wednesday

WAYNE CITY – Two people were injured following a two-vehicle crash on I-64 in Wayne County Wednesday morning.

According to Illinois State Police, at 8:20 a.m., 56-year-old Cary Jackson-Kallemback of Dahlgren and 42-year-old Tosha Swink of St. Louis were both driving in the right lane east on I-64 at milepost 101 when Jackson-Kallemback entered the left lane in his vehicle and attempted to pass the semi-trailer combination Swink was driving. Jackson-Kallemback crossed the center line roadway markings and struck Swink.

Two passengers in Jackson-Kallmeback’s vehicle – 77-year-old Betty Noble of Mt. Vernon and 50-year-old Christine Whitlock of Opdyke – were both taken to a local hospital with injuries. No word if the drivers sustained any injuries.

Jackson-Kallemback was issued citations for improper lane usage, driving while license revoked and operating an uninsured vehicle.