Two hurt in crash at Prospect and Bloomington
CHAMPAIGN — Two people were reported injured in a two-car accident Wednesday afternoon in Champaign.
A Champaign police officer was patrolling the area of Prospect Avenue and Bloomington Road when he saw a car traveling north on Prospect Avenue disregarding a red traffic light at Bloomington Road, crashing into an eastbound car at 1:38 p.m. Wednesday.
One of the cars rolled over, and both cars were extensively damaged, according to Champaign police spokeswoman Rene Dunn.
Both drivers were taken to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana for treatment of injuries. Police had no information on Wednesday afternoon about the identity of the drivers or their conditions.
Neither vehicle had any passengers.
Traffic on Prospect Avenue was disrupted while the accident scene was being cleared.
No tickets had been issued in connection with the accident as of Wednesday afternoon.