WADDAMS GROVE, Ill (WIFR) -- Stephenson County Sheriff's Office says one juvenile was killed in a car crash that had six other people in it.
On October 10, 2017 at about 11:30 p.m, The Stephenson County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a single vehicle accident with multiple injured subjects at Galena Rd. and Schudt St. in Waddams Grove, IL.
Upon arriving at the scene , officers learned someone driving a Ford Taurus was traveling west on Galena Rd. when they lost control and went off the road striking a tree.
The vehicle was occupied by three adults and four juveniles. One young boy died on the scene as a result of his injuries from the crash. The other six occupants were transported to Freeport Memorial Hospital with two of the juveniles later being transported to Rockford Memorial Hospital in Rockford due to the seriousness of their injuries.
The names of the victims are being withheld at the moment, pending family notification. This is still an ongoing investigation.