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Woman killed in crash on 255 at Dupo


Police say a woman died in a two-vehicle crash in Dupo on Friday night.

Illinois State Police said the woman was merging onto southbound Interstate 255 from Illinois 3 when she lost control of her vehicle. Her vehicle collided with another vehicle as they merged.

The woman’s identity was not immediately released, but police said she was in her late 50s.

The woman apparently did not have her vehicle’s headlights on, police said. Two other occupants of her vehicle suffered minor injuries.

The crash happened about 5:30 p.m.