Single Vehicle Crash Kills One, Injuries Two in Piatt County

Piatt County-  A woman was killed in a single vehicle crash on Saturday in Piatt County.

Illinois State Police said, Antwainique Broadway, 19,  was behind the wheel traveling to Millikin University when she lost control with two other people in the vehicle.

While Broadway was driving westbound on Interstate 72, she went through the median, the suv flipped multiple times and it came to rest in the eastbound lanes.

Broadway and the back seat passenger, Trishauna Thompson, 35, were ejected from the vehicle. Thompson died at the scene.

The driver and a 9-year-old were transported to Carle Hospital where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The driver was cited for improper lane usage and failure to wear a seat belt.
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