Highway crash

Published 07/15 2012 08:51PM

Updated 07/16 2012 01:44PM

EFFINGHAM -- A man lands in the hospital after making a risky move on the highway. It happened on I-57 northbound near Effingham around 12:15 pm, Sunday.

Police say the man was trying to pass two semi-trucks using the median shoulder and lost control of his car. It traveled through the median, flipped over, and slid across the southbound lanes before stopping in a ditch. The man is now facing two charges, including improper passing on the shoulder.

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