Victim identified in fatal McLean County crash

The McLean County Coroner has identified the victim of a fatal crash in Le Roy Friday night.
The McLean County Coroner has identified the victim of a fatal crash in Le Roy Friday night.
Published: Nov. 19, 2022 at 3:42 PM CST
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LE ROY (25 News Now) - A Wisconsin woman is now identified as the victim of a fatal crash in Le Roy.

According to State Police, the crash was reported just after 4:35 p.m. on westbound I-74 near Milepost 154 in Le Roy, between Bloomington-Normal and Champaign-Urbana.

In a release from the McLean County Coroner’s office, Melissa Ann Johnson, 20, of Weyauwega, Wisconsin was pronounced dead on the scene. Autopsy indicates that Johnson died of multiple blunt injuries, reportedly sustained as the driver of an SUV. Toxicology testing is pending. No one else was hurt.

This incident remains under investigation by the McLean County Coroner’s Office and the Illinois State Police.