Early Sunday morning around 2am, five children and two adults were killed in a tragic car accident where a driver was going the wrong way and crashed head on I-90 in McHenry County.
Jennifer Fernandez, 22, was going the wrong way on I-90, for unknown reasons, when she crashed into a family van head first injuring the driver and killing herself as well as six others. The survivor, Tom Dobosz, was transported to Loyola University Medical Center.
The children who were killed, names have not been released, were two 13 year old girls, a 7 year old boy, a 6 year old boy, and a 5 year old girl. The survivor of the crash was transported to Loyola University Medical Center.
Illinois State Police will be conducting this investigation.