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One person was killed in a two vehicle accident that occurred on Interstate 80 near Houboult Road on Sunday, November 15th.

The Illinois State Police said a vehicle operated by Sarah Wise, 19, of Shorewood was traveling eastbound in the right lane on Interstate 80 when she rear-ended a vehicle operated by a 64-year-old male of Lansing, Illinois.

Wise’s vehicle ran off the roadway to the right and struck a tree. The male’s vehicle struck a cable barrier to the left of the roadway. Wise was transported to an area hospital and later pronounced dead. The incident remains under investigation by the Illinois State Police.