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Madison County woman charged in fatal wrong-way accident

EDWARDSVILLE, IL – The Madison County State’s Attorney filed charges Monday against a woman in a deadly wrong-way accident back in January.

Amanda Runtz is charged with aggravated driving under the influence causing death, reckless homicide and reckless driving

Prosecutors say she had benzodiazepines in her system.

]On January 17th, investigators say she drove her car southbound in the northbound lanes of interstate 255 hitting two cars.

Marlon Burford was killed another man was hurt.