Metro East community remembers sisters killed in crash on I-55 - KMOV.com

Metro East community remembers sisters killed in crash on I-55

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Hailey and Madisen Bertels. Credit: KMOV Hailey and Madisen Bertels. Credit: KMOV
STAUNTON, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

Members of an Illinois community paid their last respects Saturday to two sisters who were killed in an accident on I-55 in late November.

Hailey and Madisen Bertels died in the crash that occurred near Hamel. Two others also died.

Saturday, mourners attended a public memorial service for the sisters at Staunton High School.

Investigators say a semi-truck plowed into the sisters’ car and several other vehicles. The investigation into the crash continues.

So far, no charges have been filed.

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