The Chicago Sun Times is reporting that Linda Iaccino, 56, of Lake Worth, Florida, was killed as the result of a head-on vehicle crash at Mannheim Road and Twinning Avenue in outer Bellwood. The accident occurred at 2:23 AM Sunday morning.
The accident is said to have happened when a northbound vehicle and a southbound vehicle collided. No other details were released about what caused the crash.
Bellwood police state that besides the death of the Florida woman, three other people were injured and hospitalized. Their identities, ages, and conditions were not disclosed. Police do say one person has been arrested and that charges are forthcoming.
We will have more information as it develops.
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