Emma Caserotti, 18, killed, Tristen Sharp, 18, injured in two-vehicle collision on Interstate 57 in Jefferson County, Illinois
State police name victim killed in weekend I-57 crash
Troopers say 25-year-old Cole Stevens of Energy, Illinois, was driving northbound on I-57 near mile marker 81 in Jefferson County when his 2006 Mazda MX3 crossed the median. The car continued into the southbound lanes and hit a 2016 Jeep Cherokee head on.
SIUE student killed in car crash Sunday
Caserotti had just finished her first year as a student at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. She was a member of the Alpha Sigma Tau sorority on campus, and made the SIUE Dean’s List both semesters.
After an injury car accident, take these steps to help the recovery process
When someone has been injured in a car crash, it's hard to know what to do to help. Injured people need appropriate medial treatment, but they also need to have their civil and legal rights protected.
After a serious crash, several steps need to be taken, including dealing with the insurance companies, tracking and documenting lost income from missed work, coordinating medical bill payments, and handling an insurance claim.
Go here for information on the best way to handle these issues following an injury car accident.
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