Lockport crash kills 1, injures 4
BY SUSAN DEMAR LAFFERTY firstname.lastname@example.org October 26, 2013 4:42PM
Updated: November 28, 2013 6:54AM
A 74-year-old Lockport woman was killed and four others were injured following an accident at 9:20 a.m. Saturday on Route 53 at Louis Road in Joliet, according to authorities.
The woman was driving a Mercury Sable west on Louis Road and pulled out in front of a Chevrolet Tahoe that was northbound on Route 53, police said.
She has not yet been identified and was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:10 a.m., according to the Will County coroner’s office.
The male driver of the Tahoe and three passengers in the Mercury were taken to area hospitals, according to Illinois State Police.
The accident remains under investigation.