Round Lake girl, 6, dies after traffic accident

A 6-year-old Round Lake girl died late Saturday from injuries incurred in an accident that afternoon in north suburban Round Lake Beach, officials said.

According to a release from the Round Lake Beach Police Department, the child was injured in a 2-car crash at 2:47 p.m. at Ill. Hwy. 83 and Millstone Drive. The child suffered "massive head trauma" in the accident, the release said, and was transported to the hospital.

Leyzle Arteaga, was pronounced dead at 9:25 p.m. at Advocate Lutheran General  Hospital in Park Ridge, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

No other details were available about the crash, which is under investigation by the police and the Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team, according to the release. | Twitter: @ChicagoBreaking


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