Woman hurt in I-57 crash

Woman hurt in I-57 crash

CHAMPAIGN — A Camargo woman remained hospitalized Monday afternoon following a crash on Interstate 57 on Monday morning.

State police say Billie Jo Ann Mitchell, 59, was driving north about 1-1/2 miles south of the University Avenue exit on I-57 at 7:54 a.m. Monday. She was attempting to change lanes but saw a car next to her and lost control of her vehicle, traveling through the left lane, across the median and hitting a guardrail.

Mitchell, who was wearing a seatbelt, was listed in fair condition Monday night at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. She was issued a ticket for improper lane usage.

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