Fatal Car Collision In Oswego, Illinois

There was a fatal head-on car accident Friday evening (December 27, 2013) in Oswego, Illinois.

The accident happened on Route 30 and involved two vehicles. One of the vehicles was driven by Janella Harrell, 24, of Aurora. The other vehicle was driven by Stephen P. Pierce, 61, of North Aurora.

An excerpt from the December 27, 2013 Aurora Beacon-News article titled “Aurora man dies in Oswego crash” :

According to Oswego police, the accident happened at about 6:37 p.m. on Route 30 just east of Fifth Street. Police said the vehicle traveling east on Route 30 driven by Janella Harrell crossed the center line and was hit by the vehicle driven by Pierce, which was westbound.

A passenger in the car driven by Janella Harrel, identified as Jarred X. Harrell, 21, of Aurora, was killed in the accident. He was declared dead at the scene of the accident.

Both Jannella Harrell and Stephen Pierce were taken to Rush-Copley Hospital in Aurora.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Aurora Beacon-News article mentioned above, as well as the ABC7News article of December 27 titled “1 dead, several injured in Oswego crash.”

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