The character riding the van become airlifted to a health facility with extreme injuries.
Seven people, along with 5 kids, had been killed in a head-on crash on Interstate ninety close to Hampshire, Illinois, on Sunday, Illinois State Police stated.
A van and a passenger car crashed round 2:eleven a.m., in line with police. The passenger car become riding the incorrect way, police stated.
One lady and 5 children had been killed withinside the van, whilst some other lady become killed withinside the car. Both cars have become engulfed in flames.
Police stated Lauren Dobosz, 31, and 5 kids had been killed withinside the crash. Two 13-year-vintage girls, a 7-year-vintage boy, a 6-year-vintage boy and a five-year-vintage woman had been amongst the ones killed, in line with Illinois State Police.
The crash induced some other crash whilst a semi-truck stopped to allow a clinical helicopter land on the scene. Another semi-truck didn’t forestall in time and rear-ended the opposite truck, government informed ABC News Chicago station WLS.
Authorities recognized Jennifer Fernandez, 22, of Carpentersville, because the character riding the passenger car going eastbound withinside the westbound lanes. She become mentioned useless on the scene, government confirmed.
Thomas Dobosz, 32, become riding the van that become hit, in line with police. He become airlifted to a place health facility with extreme injuries, WLS reported.
Hampshire is ready fifty five miles northwest from Chicago.