Traffic crash claims life of Indiana man near Greenup

GREENUP — A 57-year-old Terre Haute, Ind., man was killed in a traffic crash Wednesday south of Greenup.

Illinois State Police are investigating the crash that killed Jeffery K. Shin around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday on State Route 130 about a mile south of Greenup..

According to crash reports, Shin was southbound on Route 130 when he tried to pass another vehicle, lost control, and struck a northbound semi-truck driven by 57-year-old Neil E. Page of San Francisco, Calif.

Police say Shin was pronounced dead at the scene. Page was not injured.