EFFINGHAM COUNTY (WCIA) — A 67-year-old woman died after a car and truck crashed on U.S. 40 just west of Outer Belt West.
It happened this morning around 8:00.
Illinois State Police said Deborah Hendricks was traveling eastbound on U.S. 40 and crossed over into the westbound lane, striking a truck head on.
Hendricks was pronounced dead. The other driver was taken to a local hospital with injuries.
There’s no word yet on what caused the crash.