Woman killed in Wabash Co. crash

Woman killed in Wabash Co. crash

WABASH CO., IL (WFIE) - A Mt. Carmel woman was killed when a trash truck ran a stop sign and plowed into her truck.

Illinois State Police say it happened just before 2:30 Tuesday afternoon on Route 15 at Wabash County Road 850 East.

Troopers say the garbage truck didn’t slow down at a stop sign and ran into the driver’s side of Brenda Morehead’s truck. She died on scene.

The driver of the trash truck, Derek Wells, was flown to a hospital.

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