Serious accident on Route 116 near Trivoli claims one life

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TRIVOLI, Ill. – 18-year-old Jozcelyn Lesones was pronounced dead Saturday at 12:28 p.m.

Peoria County Coroner, Jamie Harwood, said despite aggressive resuscitative efforts by rescue personnel and Life Flight staff she couldn’t be revived.

A full-sized pick-up truck rear-ended Lesones’s car when she stopped to turn left into a driveway, causing the car to go into a ditch. 

Peoria County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a serious accident happened on Route 116 around 11:50 a.m.

The accident occurred at Stone School Rd and Rt 116 (Farmington). Rt 116 (Farmington) is closed at Cramer.

There will be no autopsy and toxicology is pending.

This story will be updated.

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