Legendary Chicago stepper Jannice Robertson killed in Orland Hills crash

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago's steppin' community is mourning the loss of Jannice Robertson.

Roberston was killed in a crash Monday afternoon in south suburban Orland Hills.

Orland Hills fire officials said a box truck and three other vehicles were involved in the crash. Two adults were injured, but their conditions were never released.

Robertson was known world-wide for her moves, and was considered a legendary member of Chicago's steppin' scene. The unique style of dance is native to Chicago, and is an improvisational form of partner dancing.

Robertson was 55.
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