Officials in Effingham County have released the names of the victims in this weekend’s fatal two car accident.
The accident occurred a little after 3:00 Sunday two miles north of Effingham on US 45.
According to State Police reports 73-year-old Harold hartke of Teutopolis lost consciousness, crossed the center line and struck a vehicle driven by the McMahon family from Toledo.
11-year-old 5th-grader Torie McMahon was killed in the accident.
Several passengers from both vehicles were transported to area hospitals with serious to life-threatening injuries.
Their conditions are unknown.