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More details have been released regarding an accident that killed two people on Interstate 55 in Livingston County around 5 a.m. on Saturday, June 20th.

Livingston County Deputy Coroner Steve Zeller said a SUV struck the rear of a moving semi truck as they were approaching a construction merge area on Interstate 55 northbound lanes near Odell.

Livingston County Coroner Danny Watson said 28-year-old Devonte Moss and 26-year-old Jarvis Anderson, both of Chicago and occupants of the SUV, were pronounced dead on scene.

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, Illinois State Police, Odell Fire Department, Duffy Ambulance and Livingston County Coroner’s Office responded to the accident, which remains under investigation.