Details released on Route 67 crash

By Ryne Turke on November 14, 2015 at 7:50am

The name of the woman involved in the fatal accident on Route 67 south of Beardstown Thursday has been released.

According to Illinois State Police, 41-year-old Latoya Linder of Justice was pronounced deceased at the scene after her vehicle left the roadway to the right into loose gravel, overcorrected onto the roadway and struck a truck tractor/semi-trailer.

Both passengers in Linder’s vehicle, 22-year-old Jershondra Roberson of Justice and a three-year-old child were treated at hospitals for injuries. According to reports, Roberson remains in critical condition and the three-year-old was air lifted from St. John’s Hospital to St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

Sean Bolton, of Waverly, the driver of the truck tractor/semi-trailer was treated for non-life threating injuries at Culbertson Hospital, but has since been released.