Posted: Monday, 27 January 2014 12:41PM
Flat Rock Woman Dies In Lawrence County Wreck
(Lawrence County, IL) - A Flat Rock woman was killed Friday afternoon in a two vehicle crash in Lawrence County.
The Illinois State Police say 57-year-old Nancy Hunter of Flat Rock was heading north on Lawrence County Road 1800E while 63-year-old Richard Churchwell of Lawrenceville was heading south. Hunter's van crossed over into Churchwell's lane and hit his truck head-on.
Hunter was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Churchwell and his passenger, four-year-old Ryan Mendenhall, were airlifted to St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville. Neither driver was wearing a seatbelt, but Mendenhall was in a car seat according to troopers.
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