A Year Later

First published: Nov. 21, 2008

Illinois State Police Trooper Matt Mitchell killed Jessica Uhl, 18, and Kelli Uhl, 13, when he drove 126 mph . Mitchell lost control of his cruiser and the vehicle jumped a median on I-64 and then slammed into the car occupied by the two Collinsville sisters. The sisters were on their way home from a family photo session. It was the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 23, 2007. Jessica and Kelli died instantly.

Uhl Sisters

A Picture of Love: Jessica, Kelli and their younger sister Maddy
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