COTTAGE HILLS - A 30-year-old Cottage Hills woman perished from injuries after a fatal vehicle accident on 8th Street in East St. Louis on Tuesday, May 7, 2024.

Kandice SpinkKandice Marie Spink (Smith) was the victim of the accident in East St. Louis.

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St. Clair County Coroner Calvin Dye, Sr., released the woman’s name today.

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Illinois State Police and East St. Louis Police are investigating the accident. No other details have yet been released.

Kandice was described by a friend as “a young, caring, beautiful woman with a full life in front of her."

The funeral and visitation for Kandice was on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Paynic Funeral Home.

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