A Springfield man is dead after a crash between a passenger vehicle and a semi at South Grand and Dirksen early Wednesday.
Octavio Ascencio-Ramirez was a passenger in the car that turned in front of the semi around 2:30am.
The truck struck the vehicle on the passenger side. The driver of the car, 22-year-old Krista Spencer, sustained minor injuries.
Police say there is no indication that alcohol was involved. No citations have been issued yet as the investigation continues.