The identity of the woman killed in a car crash in Rockton Tuesday night has been released.
According to the Winnebago County Coroner, Georgette Starns, 58, of South Beloit died after a crash near S. Bluff Street and Prairie Hill Road. The cause of death is blunt trauma of the head due to the crash.
The Winnebago County Coroner says a woman has died after her car crashed into a tree in Rockton.
The crash happened near S. Bluff St. and Prairie Hill Rd. The coroner says she somehow veered off the road, went down an embankment and crashed into a tree. It is unclear what caused the crash. The 58-year-old from South Beloit was pronounced dead at the scene.
The victim will be identified tomorrow after an autopsy is finished.