Eighth individual dies from incorrect-manner crash on Illinois highway

Illinois State Police say an 8th individual has died from a fiery crash concerning a incorrect-manner automobile on an interstate in northern Illinois

HAMPSHIRE, Ill. — An 8th individual has died from a fiery crash concerning a incorrect-manner automobile on an interstate in northern Illinois, Illinois State Police introduced Wednesday.

)Thomas Dobosz, 32, of Rolling Meadows, Illinois, has died, police said.

He changed into riding a a Chevrolet giant van wearing his 31-year-antique wife, Lauren, and 5 kids a long time five to thirteen whilst it collided with a automobile round 2 a.m. Sunday on Interstate ninety in McHenry County, more or less 50 miles (eighty kilometers) from Chicago, police have said.

Jennifer Fernandez, 22, of Carpentersville, Illinois, changed into riding an Acura TSX luxurious sedan and additionally died, police said.

Fernandez changed into riding withinside the incorrect direction “for unknown reasons” earlier than placing the van withinside the westbound lanes of I-ninety, police said, including that each automobiles were “engulfed in flames.”