One Person Killed in East Dubuque Crash

EAST DUBUQUE, Illinois - One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash on Highway 20, southeast of East Dubuque.

The crash happened at 4:20 a.m. Thursday along Highway 20 and Barge Terminal Road.

According to East Dubuque Police, a semi-trailer driven by Rick Meyer, 58, of Kieler, Wis., was eastbound Highway 20 when it struck a vehicle that was the highway from Barge Terminal Road.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque. The driver's name is being withheld pending notification of family members.

The crash remains under investigation.
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