Teen Dies in Crawford County Accident

News
police lights 2_1495044768079.jpg

A teenager has died after an accident in Crawford County, Illinois.

It happened Wednesday at around 5:15 P.M. on Crawford County Road 900 North, five miles east of County Road 725 East.

Police say a 16-year-old girl from Robinson was driving a 2003 Honda Accord at an excessive speed.

The vehicle struck gravel, causing the driver to lose control and strike a tree.

The 16-year-old driver died from her injuries.

There were five teenage passengers in the car. All of them were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss

Trending Stories