Crash Saturday night leaves one person dead, two in the hospital

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PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — One person was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash on Saturday night.

At 11:32 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6, Peoria Police responded to the intersection of War Memorial Drive and Sheridan Road for a two-vehicle crash.

The driver from one of the vehicles, a small sedan, was ejected from their car and was pronounced dead at the scene. The passenger from that same vehicle was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the other car, a small SUV, was also transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. There were no other occupants in the car.

The accident occurred at a busy intersection in the form of a T-bone accident and both vehicles were severely damaged.  

Peoria Police Department Traffic Officers are investigating the incident.

This story will be updated when more information is available.

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