On October 8th, 2017, Iroquois County Sheriffs Police investigated a single vehicle accident at the intersection of 800 N. and 600 E. Co. Rd. According to the Police report Kasey A. Carl, age 29 of Hoopeston was traveling East Bound on Co. Rd. 800 N. . Cad was not aware that the road ended at that "T" intersection. Carl attempted to stop at that intersection but his vehicle was unable to stop on the loose gravel. Carl's vehicle entered the road ditch and field on the east side of that intersection. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued. Carl's vehicle received over $1,500 in damage.
On October 9th, 2017, Iroquois County Sheriffs Police arrested Keith A. Martin age 44, of Watseka. Martin was arrested and charged with Aggravated Assault and Domestic Battery. Martin was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he remains in Lieu of Bond.