Update at 11:50 p.m. on 10/17/2022

DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — The Vermilion County Coroner has identified the person who died in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 150 in Vermilion County Sunday night.

Coroner Jane McFadden identified the victim as 89-year-old Edna K. Dalle of Danville. McFadden said Dalle’s next of kin have been notified and an autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

The crash and Dalle’s death remain under investigation by the Illinois State Police and the Vermilion County Coroner’s Office.


Original Article:

DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — One person is dead and two more are seriously injured after a two-vehicle crash in Vermilion County.

Illinois State Police are investigating the crash, and have confirmed both drivers were taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. One of the passengers was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident took place on Sunday after 7 p.m. on US-150 near Jones Lane. The highway was closed for 5 hours after the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.