PEORIA (HOI) – Two accidents in less than an hour occurred just a block away from each other.
Three people were sent to the hospital after two motorcycles collided at SW Jefferson Avenue and West Howett Street at around 8 p.m.
One motorcycle tried to turn right while the other tried to continue straight.
Two of the three have serious injuries.
About 40 minutes later, another crash involving two cars occurred near SW Jefferson Avenue and South McArthur Highway.
Details of the second crash are not immediately known.