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Charges Filed In Last Weeks Fatal Accident

Thu, 31 Oct 2013 20:26:50 CDT
(Litchfield)--Charges have been filed in regards to last weeks accident that killed three people. According to Illinois State Police, 31 year old Alfredo McGee of Decatur has been charged with D.U.I. in last weeks accident in Macoupin County, south of Litchfield.

On Friday, October 25th, a vehicle driven by 26 year old Senad Hodzic of St. Louis was northbound on Interstate 55. Another vehicle, driven by 31 year old Aldredo McGee of Decatur, was sitting in the right hand of the interstate with his lights off. Hodzic struck the rear end of McGee's vehicle.

The accident killed 27 year old Alea Shannon, 8 year old Alfredo McGee, Jr., and 2 year old Armondo McGee. 31 year old Alfredo McGee was airlifted to St. John's Hospital for treatment of injuries. Two other children, 6 year old Annastashia McGee, and 5 year old Alicea McGee were airlifted to Cardinal Glennon Children's Hosptial for treatment. 3

The accident remains under investigation.


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