Intersection crash leaves one dead
Lori Whitfield, 54, from Loda, was killed in a car crash on Wednesday, July 11. The crash occurred on County Road 1600 East at the intersection with County Road 100 North in the morning. Whitfield collided with a Dodge Ram pickup truck when she entered the intersection. After the crash, she was taken to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, where she was pronounced dead less than an hour later.
The Champaign County Coroner’s Office and Ford County deputies are both involved in the investigation. To stay updated on this story, keep checking our blog, or read more at WandTV.