Police investigating the fatal accident
Kaneville Township-A 32-year old Cortland woman is dead after a crash Monday afternoon. It happened on Route 38, near Watson Road in Kaneville Township, about 20 minutes southeast of DeKalb. According to authorites, Shanay Martin crossed into oncoming traffic to avoid a group of cars stopped in front of her. She was struck on the passenger side by a pick-up truck.
Martin was pronounced dead at a Geneva Hospital. The driver ofthe truck suffered non-life threatening injuries and the crash remains under investigation.
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