In a news article with very few details, PJStar.com is reporting that the woman who died in three vehicle accident on Monday has been identified. She is Marcella Chapman, 78, from Morton.
The news article states that the multiple vehicle wreck involved a sedan, a pickup truck, and a semi-truck.
The accident happened at Morton Avenue and Ashland in Morton at approximately 4:00 PM.
Chapman was declared deceased at the scene. No one else was reported as suffering any injuries.
The investigation into this crash is continuing. No further details have been released at this time.
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