Three generations of Palatine family killed in crash

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Three members of a family from Palatine were killed when their car veered into the path of a truck.

It happened Thursday morning near west suburban Sycamore.

A woman, her 19-year-old daughter and 2-year-old grandson died when their car collided head-on with a fertilizer truck.

The truck driver says he honked his horn to warn them.

The victims were on their way to visit a relative at the Dixon prison.

It’s not clear why the driver veered into the truck.

The truck driver was not injured.

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