By ZEINAB NAJM
DEARBORN — Maher Qaid-Hassan Adam, 38, of Dearborn died in a single-vehicle crash while driving a semi-truck on eastbound I-70 in Illinois Oct. 30.
The crash occurred at 10:30 a.m. three miles west of Effingham near mile marker 88. According to Illinois State Police, Adam left the south side of the road and traveled down an embankment, striking a ditch and coming to rest in a tree line.
Adam was taken to HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital by Abbott emergency medical services where he was pronounced dead.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
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