Cassandra Meadors Killed in Car Crash on Route 59 in South Barrington

Cassandra Meadors Killed in Car Crash on Route 59 in South Barrington


The Daily Herald reports that Cassandra Meadors, 14, of Barrington, has died in a two vehicle crash that happened Sunday.

The accident happened on Route 59 in South Barrington.

Authorities say the Barrington High School student was fatally wounded when the car she was a passenger in crossed into traffic coming in the opposite direction.

Authorities say Meadors was in a 2009 Volvo proceeding north on Route 59 at the time of the accident, approximately 3:10PM. The passenger side of the Volo was hit by a 2006 BMW when the Volvo crossed over the center line.

Cassandra was declared deceased at 3:24 p.m.

The condition of any other injured victims is not known.

The accident remains under investigation

All of us at Illinois Accident Report are deeply saddened by this loss of life. Nothing can console the friends and families affected by such a terrible tragedy. We send condolences to all those involved.

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