Three Killed in Semi-Truck Accident in Kendall County
Three people were killed after a car and semi-trailer accident occurred in Kendall County on Route 126.
According to Illinois State Police, the accident occurred just after 3 p.m. when a vehicle failed to come to a complete stop at a stop sign and collided with a semi-trailer. All three young people in the car were killed in the collision.
The 45-year-old driver of the semi-trailer was also taken to the hospital, but his injuries were described as non-life threatening. Police closed the highway in order to investigate the accident and clear the wreckage.
Truck accidents can cause serious injury to all people involved, our deepest condolences are with the friends and family of the victims in the accident during this stressful time.