By Alex Haglund
A fatal automobile accident occurred at 5:53 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, at the intersection of State Route 15 and County Highway 13.
Alicia A. Williams, 18, of Hoyleton, driving a 2001 Volkswagen Beetle heading southbound on Co. Hwy. 13 failed to stop at the intersection and was struck on the driver’s side by a 2009 Chevrolet Suburban driven by Jane A. Range, 38, of Belleville.
The driver of the Volkswagen was killed by the crash. The driver of the Suburban was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and a 10 year old female passenger of the vehicle was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. A 7 year old male passenger of the Suburban received no injuries but was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
Both vehicles received extensive damage and were towed from the scene.
No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.
Car Crash Claims Life Of Alicia Williams, 18, of Hoyleton