Springfield Fiery Crash Kills One


Springfield IL - A crash that caught fire killed 93 year-old Guadalupe Castro of Blue Island.  She died at Memorial Medical Center just after 4:30 Thursday afternoon.  The crash happened on Interstate 55 near the Stephenson exit.

Police say 66 year old Anthony Castro, from Blue Island was driving with two passengers, when his car went off the road and hit several trees causing the car to catch fire.

Castro and the other passengers were taken to Memorial Medical Center for serious and non-life threatening injures. Guadalupe did die at the scene State Troopers are still investigating the crash.

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