A 31 year old Alton woman was killed Thursday morning in a traffic crash on Highway 67 at 20th Street in Alton. Stephanie R. Carrington was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident took place just after 4:30am.
Alton Police say Carrington was driving a 2005 Ford Explorer westbound on 20th, while the semi was traveling northbound on 67 through the intersection. The cause of the accident is still under investigation. Illinois State Police assisted Alton Police in accident reconstruction. The Madison County Coroner says Carrington was not wearing a seatbelt and died of head injuries.