Three Hospitalized in Route 30 Crash
An 18-year-old Montgomery woman was taken by emergency helicopter to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove.
A Sunday morning accident at Route 30 and Douglas Road in Oswego sent three people to area hospitals, according to Oswego police.
Two cars, one driven by James Biever, 50, of Big Rock and the other by Anthony Halstead, 19, of Oswego, collided near the intersection at about 9:30 a.m. Both drivers were ticketed with failure to yield to avoid an accident, police said.
Halstead was taken by Oswego Fire Protection District personell to Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora, and a passenger in his car, Amber Davis, 18, of Montgomery, was taken by emergency helicopter to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, police said. Biever was not hospitalized.
A driver of a third vehicle, which was struck after the initial accident, Ariana Stone, 18, of Aurora also was taken to Rush-Copley, police said.
Condition reports were not available on the three late Sunday night.
Traffic in the area was rerouted for several hours Sunday.
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