Peru Fire Department

A driver going northbound in southbound traffic caused a head-on collision in Peru.

Just after 9 o’clock Tuesday night, police and paramedics were called to Route 251 south of Shooting Park Road for the wreck.  It’s unknown why one of the drivers ending up driving north in the southbound side of Route 251.  Three people involved were taken to Illinois Valley Community Hospital.  The car and SUV involved both were towed from the scene.  One of the vehicles was registered out of Texas. 

You’ll hear more details as they become available. 

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