October 7, 2018 at 7:58 PM CDT
Updated October 7 at 7:59 PM
JOHNSON COUNTY, IL (Heartland News at 9) - Illinois State Police responded to a deadly crash on I-24 on Saturday, Oct. 6.
According to ISP, at 4:37 p.m., Robert Rimbey, 68, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., was traveling on I-24 when he drove off the road and hit a tree. Rimbey’s passenger, Hazel Rimbey, 73, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., was flown to a regional hospital.
Robert Rimbey was taken by ambulance to an area hospital was he was pronounced dead.