Icy roads claims one life, another injured after crash


St. Joseph - Icy roads claimed the life of a Catlin woman on Saturday afternoon.


The crash happened on Saturday afternoon, about five miles east of Urbana on I-74. The Champaign County Coroner says, 33-year-old Kristy Etchison died at the scene. She was driving eastbound on I-74 when the driver of a truck crossed the median and collided with the van she was riding in.


A third car was hit by median wires that were broken by the truck. The driver of the truck was also injured, he was in fair condition at Carle Foundation Hospital on Saturday night.  

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