A crash in Morton Wednesday night has claimed a woman’s life.
Police and emergency crews responded to a one-vehicle accident just after 7:30 p.m. at the on-ramp onto I-155 southbound from South Main Street, near mile marker 29.
Tazewell County Coroner James Baldi says accident killed the driver of the vehicle, 34-year-old Ranae Hanson, of Washington.
A passenger in Hanson’s car was taken to OSF St. Francis Medical Center, their condition was not available.
The Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office, Morton Fire/Rescue, and the Tazewell County Coroner’s Office are investigating the crash.
An autopsy is planned for Thursday.