3 killed in fiery Gurnee car accident
GURNEE, Ill. - Three people were killed early Sunday in a car accident in north suburban Gurnee.
Just after 2 a.m., responding officers discovered large flames along a tree line on Grand Avenue near North Greenleaf Street, Gurnee police said.
Officers found a Jeep on fire after it crashed into a tree, police said.
Three deceased individuals were located inside the vehicle after Gurnee fire officials extinguished the flames, police said.
An autopsy showed all three died from blunt force injuries as a result of the crash, according to the Lake County medical examiner. Their names have not been released.
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Gurnee police and the Majory Crash Assistance Team of Lake County continue to investigate.