Local News

A Springfield resident died shortly after a one vehicle crash on Tuesday. Around 1:20pm, 59-year-old Shanon L. Kosmider of Springfield was traveling northbound on I-55 just north of the Stevenson Ave exit 94.  Kosmider was traveling in the left lane when she crossed the right lane and continued passed the right shoulder.  Kosmider went off the roadway right and down into the ditch embankment striking a tree before coming to rest. Kosmider was transported from the scene by ambulance to the Memorial Medical Center for serious injuries. The Dodge van was towed from the scene. Kosmider was pronounced dead at 5:10pm Tuesday evening in the hospital’s emergency room. An autopsy was scheduled for Wednesday morning.

 
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