(OLNEY) The investigation is continuing into a two vehicle crash that occurred at 4:38 this past Saturday afternoon in Clay County, about 2 miles west of Clay City, along U.S. Route 50, that involved two fatalities. The Illinois State Police report that 36 year old Steven D. Hostettler of Clay City was westbound on Route 50 when the pickup truck entered the eastbound lane into the path of an eastbound car driven by 44 year old Jimmie D. Vaughn, Jr., of Flora. A witness to the accident says Vaughn was unable to avoid the head on collision and both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene. An 8 year old juvenile female passenger in the Vaughn car was injured and transported to Clay County Hospital in Flora. U.S. Route 50 was closed for several hours until the accident scene was cleaned up. The Clay County Sheriff’s Department, the Clay City Fire Department & Rescue Squad, and other authorities assisted the Illinois State Police at the crash scene.