A 6-year-old boy has died from his injuries after a crash in Beecher Monday. The same crash killed his pregnant mother and two younger brothers.
Owen Schmidt died early today (Thurs), according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Owen’s mother, 29-year-old Lindsey Schmidt, his 21-month-old brother, Kaleb Schmidt, were both killed in the crash. His 4-year-old brother, Weston Schmidt, died Tuesday evening.
Authorities reported tThe family was traveling to a bible camp when they were hit by a pickup truck that failed to stop at a stop sign. An investigation into the accident continues. The 25-year-old driver of the pickup truck involved has not been identified.