Two-car crash leads to fatality on I-57 Thursday
KANKAKEE COUNTY, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) —
A fatal two-car crash occurred Thursday on I-57 at milepost 313.
Illinois State Police responded to the accident at 1:06 p.m.
A Mitsubishi hatchback was traveling northbound on I-57 at milepost 313 in the left lane. A semi was traveling at the same location in the right lane.
The driver of the Mitsubishi lost control of the vehicle and struck the right guard rail.
The Mitsubishi then re-entered the roadway and crossed both northbound lanes, striking the left guard rail.
Soon after, the Mitsubishi re-entered the roadway again, into the path of the semi.
The semi then struck the Mitsubishi.
Jamie Corsaro, 42, of Peotone, was the driver of the Mitsubishi and was transported to St. Mary's Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.