Loda woman killed in intersection crash
A car crash on Wednesday morning, July 11, left 54-year-old Lori Whitfield, of Loda, dead. The crash occurred at the intersection of southbound County Road 1600 East and County Road 100 North, near Paxton. As Whitfield entered the intersection, her vehicle collided with a Dodge Ram pickup truck. She died less than an hour later at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Ford County deputies and officials from the Champaign County Coroner’s Office are investigating the crash. To keep updated on the story, check back at our blog, or read more at WandTV.