Troopers: Woman killed in crash


DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Illinois State Police said a woman was killed in a Monday morning crash on U.S. Route 36.

In a news release, troopers said the crash happened around 10:45 a.m. on U.S. Route 36 near 300 East Road in Douglas County. They said the woman was driving eastbound on Rt. 36 when she crossed the line into the westbound lane. She crashed head-on into a semi-truck.

The Douglas County Coroner has not yet released the name of the woman.

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