Teenager Crashes a Vehicle with his Family Inside


Macon County- A teenager with an instruction permit, fell asleep, lost control of the vehicle and police said, the vehicle rolled multiple times with his family inside.

The crash happened off I-72 in Macon County Sunday afternoon.

Multiple crews helped the 15-year-old, his parents and his eight-year-old brother. Police said, the child was ejected from the vehicle. Two of the passengers have life threatening injuries. They were all taken to St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Then the eight-year-old had to be airlifted to St. Francis Children's Hospital in Peoria.

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