On Tuesday evening (August 3, 2021) a Bartlett double-fatal car crash occurred along Devon Avenue. This car crash involved a single vehicle which was carrying four vehicle occupants. All of the vehicle occupants were 16 years olds, Bartlett High School students, and members of the football team.
This Bartlett double-fatal car crash is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the August 6, 2021 Daily Herald article titled “Second Bartlett High School teen dies after Tuesday’s single-vehicle crash.” An excerpt:
Authorities say the car was traveling west on Devon Avenue from Newport Boulevard, east of Newport Lane in Bartlett, when it struck a curb, a speed limit sign and a utility pole before rolling over onto its roof.
All the occupants had to be extricated from the car. The driver suffered injuries that were not life-threatening and was taken to St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, along with another injured boy. Another injured teen was taken to Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield.
The cause of the crash is under investigation, police said.
One of the vehicle occupants, identified as Alex E. Czerwik, 16, died from his accident injuries at the accident scene.
Another vehicle occupant, identified as Cameron Kelty, 16, died on Friday morning.
Those with information concerning this accident are asked to contact the Bartlett Police Department at (630) 837-0846.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this Bartlett double-fatal car crash can be seen in the article mentioned above as well as additional media sources.
Rollover accidents often occur under certain conditions. They are notable in that they generally lead to serious accident injuries. These injuries are often of greater severity if the vehicle occupants are not wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.
Rollover accidents are further discussed on the “DuPage County Vehicle Rollover Accidents” page.