The victim of a three-vehicle accident in Morton has been identified.
Marcella Champman, 78, of Morton was the driver of a car that was involved in the accident Monday afternoon at the corner of Morton and Ashland Avenues. A semi and a pickup truck were also involved in the accident.
The Tazewell County coroner said an autopsy Tuesday revealed Chapman died from blunt force trauma. Toxicology results are pending.
The Morton Police Department and the Tazewell County Coroner’s Office are still investigating the accident. They are being assisted by Illinois State Police and the Illinois Department of Transportation.