Just six days ago a double fatal accident took place on Route 76 last night a triple fatal accident occurred along the same road.
Just after 10:30 p.m. last night rescue crews responded to Route 76 and Hunter Road. An SUV was headed west on Hunter Road and a pick-up truck was heading north on Route 76. Boone County sheriff's department says the SUV pulled in front of the truck and the two hit. Six people were in the SUV and two people were in the truck.
As a result of this accident 16-year-old Candace Delara of Harvard and 16-year-old Liliana Dominguez of Marengo died at the scene. 16-year-old Letti Flores of Harvard died at OSF St.Anthony hospital. Officials say alcohol was not involved and this triple fatal accident in under investigation.