Distracted driving may be to blame for two vehicle crash

By WEEK Reporter

Distracted driving may be to blame for two vehicle crash

August 28, 2013 Updated Aug 28, 2013 at 11:49 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Authorities say that no one was seriously injured in a two vehicle crash that occurred on Wednesday morning.

Police say that a silver Jeep was driving north on Southwest Adams Street at approximately 10:45 a.m.

The driver was allegedly distracted while reaching for her purse and struck a pick up truck driving east on MacArthur.

Four people were in the truck and only the driver was in the jeep. All five people were transported to the hospital for further evaluation.

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