2 teens die in crash near Council Bluffs (updated 9-p.m. 7-17)


July 17th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Two young women have died in a crash over the weekend in Council Bluffs. According to Omaha Television station KETV, the victims have been identified as Elizabeth Chadwick, a 2010 graduate of the Thomas Jefferson High School, and her friend, Jessica Weinfurtner, who attended Council Bluffs Abraham Lincoln High School. The crash happened at around 11:15-p.m., Saturday.
Investigators said rescue crews took several people to an area hospital with minor injuries.There was no word yet on what caused the crash, and no other details were available Sunday evening.