A traffic fatality hits close to home for the Sangamon County Coroner’s office.
Coroner Cinda Edwards has identified the victim of a fatal accident on Route 125 early Sunday as 16-year-old Madeline Finch of New Berlin. She was the stepdaughter of Chief Deputy Coroner Jim Allmon.
State police say her car crossed the center line and struck a semi head-on. The accident is still under investigation.