He was driving north on Route 97 when a truck driven by Charles Farrell, of Petersburg, crossed into his lane and struck his car head-on. Farrell was charged with driving under the influence and driving too fast for conditions. The crash is still under investigation.
PETERSBURG -- A Decatur man is dead after an accident on Illinois 97.
The accident happened on Wednesday afternoon just after 2 p.m. 27-year-old Travis Suter died at the hospital.
Illinois State Police are investigating what caused the crash. An autopsy is scheduled.