Danville woman and child injured in SUV rollover
MAHOMET - A Danville woman and a child were injured in a single-vehicle accident in northwestern Champaign County Wednesday night.
A report from the Illinois State Police at Pesotum said Shirrel J. Pate, 71, was driving a GMC Envoy south on Illinois 47 near County Road 2800 N, about five miles north of Mahomet, when she hit a slick spot on the road.
The sport utility vehicle rolled over, ending up in a ditch.
Pate and an 8-year-old child from Macomb who was with her were both taken to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana following the 8:46 p.m. accident. Both were wearing seat belts.
They were treated and released.
Pate was given a ticket for driving too fast for conditions.