Henderson County Couple Killed In Galesburg Accident

A Henderson County couple is dead after striking equipment that had fallen off a trailer along U.S. 34 in Galesburg. The equipment had struck the underside of an overpass last night. A vehicle traveling behind the trailer was unable to avoid striking the equipment, killing the driver and front seat passenger—71 year old Leonard Anderson and 66 year old Carolyn Anderson both of Oquawka. U.S. 34 was closed from 7:15 last night to just before 2 o’clock this morning.  Illinois State Police say the crash remains under investigation.