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Sterling teen killed in 2-vehicle crash in Ogle County

A Sterling teen suffered fatal injuries yesterday afternoon following a 2-vehicle crash in rural Polo.

Pronounced dead at the scene was 18-year old Stevie Thomas.

Ogle County Sheriff's Police report that the crash took place a short time after 4 at the intersection of Route 26 and Henry Road. Thomas was traveling westbound on Henry Road and failed to stop at the intersection.

A collision occurred with a northbound vehicle driven by 42-year old Klint Singley of Polo. Traffic on Route 26 at this intersection do not have to stop.

Following the crash, both cars came to a stop in the westbound ditch.

Singley was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

A 16-year old girl from Dixon was a front passenger in Thomas' car. She was transported by ambulance to KSB Hospital in Dixon for treatment of her injuries which appear to be non-life threatening at this time.

The accident remains under investigation by Ogle County Sheriff's Police.


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