Head-on crash kills one, badly injures one in Hancock Co.

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HANCOCK CO., Ill. (KWQC) – A Bowen, Illinois man was killed in a head-on crash late Tuesday afternoon in Hancock County.

Timothy S. Hallesy, 53, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

Illinois State Police say it happened around 5:20 p.m. on North County Road 150 about a mile west of East County Road 1600 on Sept. 20, 2016.

Hallesy, who was not wearing a seat belt, was driving a Toyota Corolla that met an oncoming Chevy Impala on a hill, and both vehicles failed to yield half the roadway to the other.

The driver of the Impala, Tessa C. Self, 28, of Bowen, was flown to a hospital with multiple trauma injuries.

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