STEPHENSON COUNTY, Ill. (WTVO) — One person was killed Wednesday in a fatal crash on US 20 near Freeport.
At 12:26 p.m. the Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office said US 20 was closed between Route 73 and AYP Road.
The Illinois State Police investigation concluded that a black 2015 Nissan Pathfinder, driven by Peter Boden, 57, of Hanover, was traveling southbound near Purina Road when he crossed the center line, colliding head-on with a blue 2020 Kenworth semi truck.
Boden was declared dead at the scene.
The driver of the truck refused medical attention.
No charges were announced.