3 teens killed in Prospect Heights crash ID'd

June 20, 2011 5:06:10 AM PDT
The three teens killed when the stolen car they were in jumped a curb and hit two trees were identified Sunday.

The crash happened early Saturday in northwest suburban Prospect Heights.

The Cook County Medical Examiner identified the victims as Elibeth Solis, 16, of Park Ridge; Jessica Ferrer, 15, of Arlington Heights; and Freddy Najera, 16, of Mount Prospect.

The medical examiner performed autopsies on the teenagers Sunday and said all of them died of multiple injuries caused when the car struck a fixed object. A fourth teen survived the crash.

Toxicology tests will be done to determine if drugs or alcohol were involved. Police say the car was going at a high rate of speed when it crashed.

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