ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The Winnebago County Coroner has identified Julie Hodgkinson, 60, as the woman killed in a crash at Perryville Road and Spring Brook Road on Tuesday night.
Authorities said shortly before 5 p.m., Hodgkinson was southbound on N. Perryville Road and turned left on Spring Brook Road into the path of a northbound vehicle.
The coroner said she was unresponsive when Rockford Police and Fire Department arrived at the scene.
She was pronounced dead at 7:39 p.m. at a local hospital.
The intersection was shut down for a few hours Tuesday night. Police did not reveal the condition of the other driver.
An autopsy concluded Hodgkinson died of blunt trauma to the head and chest.
The crash remains under investigation by the police department.