Two-Vehicle Wreck in Jackson County Leaves Murphysboro Woman Dead

A two-vehicle wreck in Jackson County Friday afternoon left a Murphysboro woman dead. According to a report from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, the accident happened near the intersection of Route 127 and Ava Road when a vehicle being driven by Barbara Morber of Murphysboro collided with another vehicle. Morber was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle, an East St. Louis woman was transported to a St. Louis Area Hospital. The crash remains under investigation.