24-Year-Old Woman Killed and One Person Injured in Volo Crash on Illinois Route 120 near Ellis Drive
Volo, Illinois (April 22, 2018) – A woman was killed and one other person was injured in a two-car accident Wednesday afternoon in Volo, authorities said.
The crash happened around 12:25 p.m. Wednesday, April 18 on Illinois Route 120, just west of Ellis Drive.
According to the authorities, Susana Ortega, 24, of Round Lake Park was driving a white car when for an unknown reason she drove into the eastbound lanes of Illinois Route 120 and crashed into a red SUV driven by a 55-year-old woman.
Ortega was transported to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the SUV was also taken to a hospital with unknown injuries.
The investigation is ongoing at this time.