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Bradley woman killed in crash along I-80

January 6, 2018

MINOOKA — Angela Dominguez, of Bradley, died after her mini van crashed into the back of a box truck on Interstate 80 at Ridge Road in Grundy County on Friday.

According to a preliminary investigation by Illinois State Police District District 5, the 27-year-old Dominguez’s minivan was traveling behind the box truck in the left lane on eastbound I-80 approximately 12:15 p.m.

Grundy County Coroner John Callahan said it appears Dominguez came upon heavy traffic from a previous accident. The minivan crashed into the box truck, driven by a 23-year-old man from Waukegan.

Dominguez was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the box truck and a passenger both refused medical treatment.

The eastbound lanes of I-80 were reopened at 4:35 p.m.

State police continue to investigate.