Women Killed in Herrin Car Crash on 13th Street Identified
Herrin, Illinois (January 3, 2018) – Ashley A. Beck, 31, of Herrin and Amber A. Mitchell, 26, of Johnston City were identified as the women who were killed in a car accident in Herrin on Saturday, December 30.
According to a local news report, the accident occurred at about 1 a.m. on 13th Street at East Herrin Road.
As per a report by the ISP, Beck was being pursued by the Herrin police when her Jeep Compass struck a Jeep Liberty operated by Mitchell.
Beck was killed in the collision.
Mitchell sustained serious injuries and was taken to Herrin Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
An 11-month old girl who was riding in Mitchell’s Jeep sustained minor injuries in the collision. She was treated and released.
An investigation is ongoing.