Illinois Route 17 Accident Near Joy Injures 2

Two injuries following a weekend two vehicle crash along Illinois Route 17. The mishap occurred Saturday east of Joy, according to a Mercer County Sheriff’s Department report. Both drivers were transported to Genesis Medical Center in Aledo. One of the drivers was later transported to St. Francis Medical Center Peoria.  The Joy Fire Department and Genesis Ambulance responded to the accident along with the Mercer County Sheriff’s Department.