Two Illinois men were injured when their car struck another on Interstate 70 in Lafayette County Saturday. According to the Highway Patrol, Joshua Melton, 26, of Granity City was Westbound when he clipped another Westbound vehicle that did not stop to report the accident. Melton traveled off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, traveled across the North Outer Road and struck a ditch. Melton and his passenger, Charles Myint, 25, of Granity City received moderate injuries and was transported to I-70 Community Hospital.


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