SANDWICH, Ill. (CBS) — Visitation is set for Tuesday, and a funeral the following day, for two sisters who died in a car crash in LaSalle County a couple of weeks ago.
As WBBM Newsradio’s Regine Schlesinger reports, on Sept. 23, Elizabeth Sebby, 22, was driving a sport-utility vehicle at Route 23 and North 35th Road near Ottawa. Her car hit a truck, killing her and her unborn daughter.
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Sebby had been seven months pregnant.
Elizabeth Sebby’s 15-month-old daughter was strapped into a car seat, and was not hurt.
Elizabeth’s twin sister, Casey Sebby, was a passenger in the car. She was pronounced dead later in the day.
Casey Sebby’s two young daughters were not in the car at the time of the accident. The driver of the semi truck that was involved in the accident was not injured.
Visitation for the sisters is scheduled for 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Beverage Funeral Home in Sandwich, with a funeral to follow at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the same funeral home.
A 15-month-old girl, daughter of Elizabeth, was also in the SUV and has been released from a hospital. The truck driver was not injured.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Beverage Family Funeral Home in Sandwich. The funeral is set for 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations can be made to www.lizandcaseysebby.freesmsusa.com.
The Aurora Beacon-News contributed to this report, via the Sun-Times Media Wire.