UPDATE: Woman dies after crossing center line in Whiteside County

FULTON, Ill. (KWQC) - UPDATE 12/10 5:27 a.m.: Officials say 73-year-old Judith K. Pray, of Clinton, Iowa, has died following a multi-vehicle accident in rural Fulton.

Officials say Pray crossed the centerline into the northbound lane when she collided with a Ford pickup that was driven by 65-year-old Ronald J. Ferris, of Savanna, Illinois. Another northbound vehicle, driven by 21-year-old Manuel Beltran, also of Savanna, also hit Pray's vehicle.

Ferris and Beltran were taken to the hospital for injuries. Pray was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies were assisted by Fulton Police, Fire and EMS, Thompson Police, Fire and EMS, Carroll County Sheriff's Office and the Illinois State Police.

The crash remains under investigation.

ORIGINAL: On December 7th at about 9:01 P.M., Whiteside County Deputies responded to a 3-vehicle crash on Rt. 84 and Covell Roads in rural Fulton.

Investigation revealed a southbound vehicle crossed the centerline into the northbound lane and collided with a 2012 Ford pickup driven by Ronald J. Ferris, 65, of Savanna, Illinois.

Then a northbound 2009 Honda Civic driven by Manuel Beltran, 21, of Savanna, Illinois collided with the disabled vehicle.

Both Ferris and Beltran were transported to Mercy Medical Center for injuries.

The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead on scene by Whiteside County Coroner, Joe McDonald.

Deputies were assisted by Fulton Police, Fire and EMS, Thomson Police, Fire, and EMS, Carroll County Sheriff's Office, and the Illinois State Police.

The name of the deceased is being held pending notification of family.

The crash remains under investigation.