ST. ELMO, Illinois (KSDK) – A two-car crash killed a Vandalia, Ill. woman Friday night, according to Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen.
The accident occurred on Route 40 at Interstate Drive around 7:44 p.m.
Irma Viramontes traveled eastbound on the interstate and crossed over the westbound lane and struck the car of Phyllis Torbeck, 66. Torbeck died at the scene.
Viramountes was taken to an area hospital for treatment, and there is no information on her condition.
The crash remains under investigation.