MASSAC COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Two children have died after a crash on Interstate 24 in Massac County, Illinois.
It happened just after 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28.
Troopers said Michele Mitchell, 36, of Mayfield, Kentucky, was driving west when her car ran off into the median and collided with a bridge deck on I-24 eastbound.
A 12-year-old girl died at the scene. An 8-year-old boy died at the hospital.
Mitchell and three other passengers were all taken to the hospital.
Officials said no seat belts were used by those in the crash.