New details in local teen death


Web Editor - Jay Marchmon

POPE COUNTY, Ill. - A Massac County teen died Monday morning after a fall while "car surfing" along a rural Pope County road on Sunday.

14-year-old Caellagh Eiler was taken off life support Monday morning in an Evansville hospital. Caellagh, her sister, and three other teens were involved in the incident over the weekend. It was originally reported that she had fallen from a cliff in Dixon Springs.

Illinois State Police is continuing an investigation. Click here for a Center for Disease Control study on car surfing.