Both drivers injured in rear end crash on Route 37 near Walnut Hill Road

Both drivers were injured following a rear-end crash on Route 37 near the Walnut Hill Road late Thursday morning.

Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies say a pickup driven by 72-year-old James McDermott of Lisle crashed into a slower moving vehicle in front of him driven by 49-year-old Tony Dial of Salem. McDermott told deputies he didn’t remember what happened. Dial said he saw the McDermott vehicle approaching from the rear before the crash.

Both were taken to Salem Township Hospital by United Medical Response. The crash occurred at 11:47 Thursday morning.