Belleville, IL Head On Auto Collision, Jun 1957
FAMILY OF FOUR KILLED IN CRASH.
Belleville - (UP) - Five persons, including a family of four, were killed Saturday in a head-on auto collision four miles east of here.
The dead were:
LEROY BORRENPOHL, 33;
and his wife, CHORINNE, 31, of Mascoutah;
their two children, LEROY, JR., 9; and SAMUEL, 5;
and JACK LEE BRUEHL, 27, of Belleville.
State Police said BRUEHL sideswiped an auto driven by MERVIN STEPP of nearby Scott Air Force Base while passing and skidded into the BORRENPOHL car. STEPP suffered minor injuries.
Pantagraph Bloomington Illinois 1957-06-09