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Joliet crash kills 1, injures 4

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JOLIET, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A 74-year-old Lockport woman was killed and four others were injured in a crash Saturday morning in southwest suburban Joliet.

The woman was driving a Mercury Sable west on Louis Road about 9:20 a.m. and pulled out in front of a Chevrolet Tahoe that was northbound on Route 53, police said.

Norma J. Dantzler, of Lockport, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:10 a.m., according to the Will County coroner's office.

An autopsy Sunday determined Dantzler died from multiple injuries due to the accident, according to the coroner's office.

The male driver of the Tahoe and three passengers in the Mercury were taken to area hospitals, according to Illinois State Police.

The accident remains under investigation.

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