Coroner IDs 2 young girls killed in southern Montana crash
BILLINGS, Mont. —
Authorities have released the names of two girls who were killed in a southern Montana crash that left seven others injured.
The Billings Gazette reports 8-year-old Mona Eagle Star and 12-year-old Lola Pickett, both of Lame Deer, were killed in Monday night's crash near Busby.
The Montana Highway Patrol says a 15-year-old boy lost control of an SUV and hit a culvert along Highway 212, causing it to roll. Three of the six occupants of the SUV were ejected. One was struck by another car.
Also in the SUV were a 5-year-old boy and girls ages 13 and 15.
The three women in the other car were hospitalized.