WHAT: Fatal Crash
WHERE: Route 17 @ 10000 W (Kankakee County)
WHEN: Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 3:00 p.m.
VEHICLE: Unit One: 2002, Ford, F100 Unit Two: 1998, International, Grain Truck DRIVER: Unit One: Larry G. Dollinger, 70, Kansas City, MO (Deceased) Unit Two: Larry L. Heagle, 72, Kankakee
PRELIMINARY: Preliminary investigation has indicated the Ford was traveling eastbound on Route 17 at 10000 W. The Grain Truck was traveling westbound at the same location. The Ford drifted into the westbound lanes and struck the Grain Truck head on. The Ford then continued eastbound and collided with the guard rail on the north side of Route 17. The driver of the Ford was pronounced deceased on scene by Kankakee County Coroner.