An Edinburg woman is dead after a vehicle accident on Saturday night. 35-year-old female Michelle White was killed after the vehicle she was riding in left the roadway and struck a tree. At 11:59 PM on May 2nd, Christian County 9-1-1 received a call from a single-vehicle traffic crash.
A passenger car was southbound on 800 east Road near 1834 North in Buckhart Township. The driver along with 2 passengers were transported to St. John’s Hospital in Springfield due to injuries. White was identified by Deputy Coroner Austin Peters. White died of blunt force trauma to the body due to the motor vehicle crash.
Edinburg Fire, Christian County Sheriff’s Office, Edinburg Police Department, Dunn’s Ambulance, and ISP responded to the scene. The investigation into the accident is being done by the Christian County Sheriff’s Office along with ISP Crash Reconstruction. The crash is still being investigated.