Two dead, seven injured from Stephenson County crash

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STEPHENSON COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) -- Two people were killed and seven others were injured from a multi-vehicle crash Sunday night in Stephenson County.

The Stephenson County Sheriff's Office says five vehicles were involved in the crash, including an RV, on IL Route 26 near Winslow Road. Deputies responded to the crash around 6:30 p.m.

Authorities say two vehicles caught on fire.

Three passengers were treated and released at the scene. Four were taken to the hospital with injuries. Two were pronounced dead at the scene, according to the sheriff's office.

An investigation for the crash is ongoing.