3 injured in 3-vehicle crash in Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ill. (KBSI) – Three people were injured in a three-vehicle crash Monday morning in Jefferson County.

Christine E. Mason, 24, from Chicago was driving a 2009 gray Nissan Altima southbound on Interstate 57 near milepost 92.

She struck the rear end of a camper being pulled by Jason L. Acrey, 48, of Taylorsville, Ga. about 6:34 a.m., according to Illinois State Police. Acrey was driving a 2018 silver GMC Sierra pulling the camper.

Mason’s car went into the median and cross into the northbound lanes striking a vehicle driven by Robert A. Hess, 57, of Goreville, Ill., according to ISP.

Mason and a passenger in her vehicle, Darius K. King, 25, of Broadview, were taken to area hospitals with injuries. Acrey was uninjured. Hess was taken to a hospital with injuries. A 17-year-old passenger in Acrey’s vehicle was uninjured.

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