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Monday, August 1, 2016
Sheriff's Office Investigates Fatal in Unincorporated Bensenville
The DuPage County Sheriff's Office is
investigating a head on fatal accident that occurred at approximately 2:35 pm on
Grand Ave. just east of Wilson in unincorporated Bensenville yesterday. Sheriff's
deputies were dispatched for an accident with injuries involving four vehicles.
Paulette Jones (73) of Northlake
was pronounced deceased at the scene and her daughter Jennifer Jones (44) of
Northlake was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The 5 people in the other
vehicle were all transported to Loyola hospital with unknown injuries.
The Jones’ were traveling westbound
on Grand Ave. in a Nissan Altima when it was struck head on by a Grand Marquis
that crossed into oncoming traffic. The driver of the Marquis, a 21 year old
male, had 4 additional passengers in the vehicle that were all injured. Two
additional vehicles were involved in the crash with minor injuries reported.
At this time, no further
information is being released pending further investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to
call the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office at 630-407-2400.
The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office
reminds readers that any charges indicated in this document are merely
accusations, and the listed defendants are presumed innocent until proven