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.