Waterloo man fatally injured in accident

The Illinois State Police reported a fatal accident that took place on State Route 158 near Millstadt on Monday afternoon.

According to the report, at approximately 12:21 p.m., Clayton Ferguson, 65, of Freeburg, in a 2020 Hino box truck, was eastbound on State Route 158. Steven Vaughn, 56, of Waterloo, in a 2011 Dodge truck, was westbound in the same location.

Near Besse Lane, Ferguson attempted to turn left into a business and struck Vaughn’s vehicle head on.

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