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Pekin Woman Killed in Car Crash

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A 20-year-old Pekin woman is dead after a two-vehicle accident on Springfield Road Tuesday.

The Tazewell County Sheriff's Office said they arrived to the scene, about a quarter mile north of Broadway, around 2:30 p.m. 

Kaitlyn Guard was pronounced dead on the scene. The occupants of the second vehicle were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. 

The accident is under investigation. 

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Tim Shelley is the News Director at WCBU Peoria Public Radio.