TAZEWELL COUNTY, Ill. – A Manito woman is dead following a single vehicle crash just outside Pekin.
The Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the scene of the accident, 4 miles south of Pekin on 5th Street, around 6:30 a.m. Friday.
The victim is identified as Ashley N. Hammock, 22, of Manito.
The Tazewell County Coroner’s office says Hammock’s two children, ages 6 months and 2 years, were in the vehicle at the time of the accident.
Both children were transported to the Children's Hospital of Illinois in Peoria. The infant is listed serious condition and the 2 year old is listed in good condition.
The Tazewell County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the accident.
This story will be updated.