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Car crash kills 2 near Lyons; woman charged

Lisa Elner, 44, is charged with aggravated DUI in the crash that killed two women last month near Lyons.

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Lisa Elner, 44, is charged with aggravated DUI in the crash that killed two women last month near Lyons.

Elner’s vehicle fell 50-feet from a highway ramp.

Police say she was found wandering drunk along the highway and did not mention the accident.

The vehicle was found two hours later with two victims inside.

Police in the western suburbs are investigating an accident that killed two women.

37-year-old Michelle Miranda and 36-year-old Sandra Frankum died Saturday when their car crashed on Harlem Ave in Lyons.

The vehicle plunged at least 50 feet from Harlem to Canal Bank Drive in neighboring Forest View.

Illinois State Police are assisting Lyons Police in the investigation.

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