A Granite City woman is dead after suffering injuries in an accident at Horseshoe Lake on Monday. The 45 year old apparently lost control of her truck and ended up in the water. Several bystanders were able to rescue her from the overturned truck in shallow water near the bank, but she later died of her injuries at a St. Louis hospital.
Pontoon Beach Police and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources police responded to the scene and are investigating the incident. The woman’s name has not yet been released.