Video: Candlelight Vigil for Teens Who Died in Crash

Hundreds of people lit candles Wednesday night and remembered the three teenagers who lost their lives in Monday's crash on Route 126.

Hundreds of people lit candles and shared their grief on Wednesday night at the Plainfield home of Tyler Montgomery, one of three teenagers killed in a on Route 126 on Monday.

There were tears and laughs, stories and memories, as family members and friends recalled Montgomery, his girlfriend Alexis Banuelos of Naperville, and their friend Brian Herrera of Plainfield, all of whom lost their lives in the crash.

Tyler’s father Michael Montgomery played host, sharing his own thoughts, as well as his account of the afternoon of the accident. And throughout the evening, he handed the microphone off to Alexis’ parents, Ricardo and Raquel, and friends of the three teenagers, to tell their own stories.

Above you’ll find a video of some of those stories from the vigil. For more, read , which also includes visitation information.

It all comes out in the wash June 07, 2012 at 05:11 PM
Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of all the people involved in this tragic accident.
crystal June 07, 2012 at 05:28 PM
Sunflower June 07, 2012 at 09:04 PM
Alex was my bestfriend since 8th grade . this world will be a much lonelier place without her , but i know she will be happy with Tyler and Brian in heaven. last night was beyond amazing and i really hope all 3 of our angels were looking down on us and saw how many people truely loved them , <3 Rest in Paradise my loves.
mom23 June 08, 2012 at 02:47 PM
Prayers to the families and friends of all involved


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