Woman dies following car crash into apartments

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FULTON COUNTY, Ill. — Fulton County Coroner Steve Hines said a woman is dead after a man drove his car into the Farmington Manor Apartments Friday.

First responders were called to the 700 block of East Court Street around 10:07 a.m. and found a car through the outer wall of the building.

The woman was injured as a result of that accident and paramedics proceeded to perform live-saving efforts. The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office called Life Flight to Farmington High School, but she passed before it arrived.

Farmington police officers said a man reported that his foot slipped off the brake pedal and onto the gas pedal.

The victim is not being identified at this time. This investigation is still ongoing and we will update you as this story develops.

This story will be updated.

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