Three Benson Family Members Die in Missouri Accident

Published 07/23 2014 10:40PM

Updated 07/24 2014 06:27PM

Three members of a Benson, Illinois family died Wednesday and a fourth member is hospitalized following a head on accident in Camden County Missouri. According to our Nexstar station in Springfield Missouri, killed in the accident was Terry L. Schroeder,50, the driver along with Cindy Schroeder, 46 and Dylan Schroeder, 14 all of Benson, along with a Missouri truck driver. The only survivor of the accident Donnie Schroeder, 14 of Benson was sent to a Columbia, Missouri hospital by helicopter with serious injuries. According to a police report, a tire on a northbound dump truck went flat, causing the driver, Randal Estes of Warsaw, Missouri to lose control of his truck, which hit the Schroeder car head on. All four fatal victims were pronounced dead at the scene.

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