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Tuesday Crash on I-24 in Johnson County Injures Paducah Woman

VIENNA – A Paducah woman was hurt in a one-vehicle crash on I-24 in Johnson County Tuesday morning.

According to Illinois State Police, just after 10, a car driven by 46-year-old Jana Braswell was driving west on I-24 at milepost 21 and left the roadway to the right striking several large trees.

Braswell was flown to a regional hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Westbound I-24 was closed during the crash investigation. It reopened at noon Tuesday.