DOVER — Bureau County Sheriff’s Office and Bureau County Coroner Janice Wamhoff are investigating a fatal accident involving one vehicle that occurred just north of Dover around 11:42 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13.
According to a report, a 27-year-old woman from Elkhorn, Wis., was driving the vehicle. A 22-year-old man and 4-month-old baby boy, both from Elkhorn, Wis., were passengers in the vehicle.
All three victims were transported to Perry Memorial Hospital for emergency medical treatment. The woman died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. The man was airlifted to OSF Saint Francis in Peoria for injuries sustained in the crash. The 4-month-old baby was treated and released to the family.
Names are being withheld pending family notification.
Agencies who responded to the scene included Bureau County Sheriff's Office, Malden Fire Department/EMS, Princeton Fire Department/EMS, Mendota EMS, Bureau County Coroner and Princeton Police Department.