A teacher from Herrin Elementary school is dead after a crash near Centralia.
58-year-old Vicki Bundy pulled in front of a pickup truck while turning onto Route 161 from I-57 around 6 p.m. yesterday.
17-year-old Christopher Morton, from Kell, was taken to St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Centralia.
Herrin Elementary will hold a moment of silence today in Bundy’s honor. She was a fourth-grade teacher there for 13 years.