Montgomery, IL (April 2, 2020) – Early Wednesday morning, April 1st, authorities found two young men dead at the scene of a fatal single-vehicle crash in Montgomery, Illinois. A Pontiac reportedly collided with a tree at the intersection of S. Orchard Road and Rochester Drive at around 12:30 a.m. The deceased parties were identified as Aurora, Illinois residents Cameron Walker, 19, and Daimaree Raymell, 20.
Authorities believe that speed played a role in the deadly accident. The exact cause of the crash isn’t known at this time. A toxicology report of the deceased parties is currently pending.
Local authorities are currently investigating the cause of the collision.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of Cameron Walker and Daimaree Raymell at this time.
Illinois High-Speed Accidents
Speeding is incredibly dangerous behind the wheel of a car. It can cause you to lose control of your vehicle and leave the road completely. Leaving the road is the number one contributor to fatal single-vehicle crashes each year.
Thousands lose their lives in high-speed crashes each year. Collisions with speeding drivers account for more than a quarter of deadly accidents annually in the United States. In most cases, these crashes are caused by the actions of a negligent driver.
Families of victims killed in a crash can seek legal recourse by calling an Illinois wrongful death attorney. Kent M. Lucaccioni, Ltd. has helped countless families recover after losing a family member. Call us today at (312) 425-0401 to see how we can help.
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