Pontiac, IL — A woman was killed on I-55 this past Monday afternoon (September 16, 2013) after her car was in an accident with an 18-wheeler truck. The accident happened at about 4:00 p.m. on Monday and the victim was identified as Galesburg resident Anne Sperry, 35.
Seperry was reportedly driving a minivan south along I-55 near the 197 exit when she lost control for reasons still unknown, crossing over the median. Her minivan then crashed into an 18-wheeler in the northbound lanes, which killed her immediately.
No other injuries were reported and it was unclear if anyone was in Sperry’s minivan at the time of the wreck.
Scene of the Accident