Vandalia, IL, Car Crash Death of Cole Young and Marsada Conners of Bricktown, NJ – Obituary
19-year-old Cole Young and 20-year-old Marsada Conners of Bricktown, NJ have died in a fatal Illinois I-70 car crash that occurred on Friday, August 20, 2021. The wreck involved 3 vehicles, police have said.
On Interstate 70, near milepost 55, 55-year-old Bill Lard of Los Angeles, California was westbound in a tractor-trailer. The tractor-trailer went off the road and crossed the median.
In the meantime, a vehicle that was being operated by 31-year-old Ronald Grant of Pleasant Hope, Missouri, and another driven by Cole Young, a 19-year-old male from Bricktown, were in the same location headed east on I-70.
Ronald Grant’s vehicle crashed into the trailer of Bill Lard’s vehicle. Grant’s vehicle then went on to crash into Cole Young’s vehicle and both went into a ditch.
Cole Young and Marsada Conners, who was a passenger in Young’s vehicle, were pronounced dead on the scene. No one else was injured in the crash.