Stephenson County, Illinois — An accident that occurred Tuesday evening on Galena Road in Waddams Grove claimed the life of one juvenile and injured six others, according to the Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office.
The report states that at approximately 11:30 p.m. a Ford Taurus was traveling on Galena Road when the driver lost control and reportedly went off the road. The vehicle is said to have then hit a tree. There were 7 people in the vehicle according to reports, made up of 3 adults and 4 juveniles.
One juvenile was found dead at the scene. The remaining passengers were taken to Freeport Memorial Hospital.