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A semi-SUV collision left one person dead around 3:30 pm Thursday afternoon south of Hewyorth.

At approximately 3:30 pm, the driver of an SUV collided with a semi truck just south of Heyworth on US Highway 51, killing the driver of the SUV.

Authorities could not release the name of the victim. An autopsy is scheduled for today.

The Illinois State Police and McLean County Coroner's office are investigating the crash.

McLean County Sheriff's deputies and Heyworth Fire and ambulance were on scene.

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