There was a car accident that led to a young girl’s death on Saturday (August 24, 2013) in Round Lake Beach, Illinois.
Details on the accident appear somewhat limited.
According to the Round Lake Beach Police Department, the two-car accident happened at 2:47 p.m. at Illinois Highway 83 and Millstone Drive.
A girl, identified as Leyzle Arteaga, 6, of Round Lake, suffered “massive head trauma” during the accident and later died at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois.
The accident remains under investigation.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the TribLocal Grayslake & Gurnee article of August 25 titled “Round Lake girl, 6, dies after traffic accident” as well as the CBS Chicago article of August 25 titled “Girl, 6, Killed In Round Lake Beach Crash.”
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