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Crash victims remain in ICU

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 12:46 p.m. CST

Two local women remain in the neuro/trauma intensive care unit at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford after crashes in Whiteside County over the weekend.

Jacque L. McCallister, 25, of Morrison, whose vehicle struck a tree and caught fire Sunday morning south of Morrison was in critical condition Tuesday evening.

Jackie Payne, 22, of Sterling, whose vehicle hit black ice, spun into a ditch and struck a utility pole Saturday morning west of Sterling was in serious condition Tuesday evening.

Both crashes are under investigation.

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