Collinsville man pleads guilty to DUI in crash that killed five
By Ashley Jones
(KMOV) -- A Collinsville man has pled guilty to aggravated driving under the influence after a deadly crash that killed five people in McLeansboro in November.
Darrell Delong was the only survivor of the crash. According to the Hamilton County Sheriff, six people were inside a Chevy Trailblazer when it lost control and flipped several times in McLeansboro, Ill. at 10:24 p.m. Five people were ejected from the vehicle when it flipped, with one person trapped inside wearing a seat belt.
Police said three of the people killed were family members. The victims were identified by police as Robert, 49, and Lori, 42, Parker and Tammy DeLong, 23, from Collinsville, Ill. The fourth victim was 23-years-old Diana Wright. A 16-year-old who attended Collinsville High School was also killed in the accident.