Two killed in head-on crash crash in Champaign County

Two people were killed in a head-on crash in Champaign County Friday morning.

Ashlynn Dooley, 20, of Springfield, and Jacob Smith, 22, of Springfield, were pronounced dead on scene of the crash that happened around 7:39 a.m. in the 3700 block of Urbana-Moorefied Road, according to a release.

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Dooley was driving a sedan on Urbana-Moorefield Road when a Ford pickup truck, driven by Cole VanHoose, 25, crossed the center line and struck her head-on. Dooley and her passenger, Smith, were pronounced dead on the scene.

VanHoose was taken to an area hospital.

The crash remains under investigation.

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