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KCSO called to multi-vehicle wreck on IL-17 in NE Kankakee County

Publish Date: 2023, 03, 10

KANKAKEE COUNTY, IL —  Emergency crews responded to a crash Tuesday afternoon on Illinois State Route 17 near Grant Park, according to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office.

The accident happened at the intersection with North Vincennes Trail. It was first posted on the KCSO Facebook page at 1:09 p.m.

Little information has been made available, but authorities said multiple vehicles were involved.

Both the KCSO and first responders were called to the scene, suggesting possible injuries.

All eastbound traffic on Route 17 was diverted from the scene in the immediate aftermath. Motorists were urged to avoid the area and find alternate routes.


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