Daily (more or less) commentary on news and events in Carbondale and the Southern Illinois region, with occasional excursions to other locales.
Monday, January 18, 2016
Wreck on West Willow
If you look at the center of the picture, you can see an overturned black SUV blocking traffic in the 400 block of West Willow about 4:45 p.m. on Saturday January 16th. I saw a fire truck and ambulance there and estimated about 6 Carbondale Police cars blocking off the entire street. For those not familiar with the area, this is a borderline residential-industrial area with a speed limit of 30, as you can see on the sign. In order to flip as it did, the SUV likely was travelling at pretty high rate of speed in order to flip as it did