Raymond Teen Succumbs To Injuries Sustained In Accident Thursday

A Raymond girl has died from injuries she received in a February 4th traffic accident that occurred on Black Diamond Trail at Route 48 near Raymond.

Caitlyn Welsh, age 17, died Saturday at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

The car driven by Welsh collided with a semi truck on Thursday afternoon. The truck was driven by a Florida man. The accident remains under investigation by the Illinois State Police.

Welsh was a junior student at Lincolnwood High School. A funeral service will be held Friday morning at the school.