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Victims trapped after rollover crash on IL-113 near NW Kankakee

Publish Date: 2023, 03, 24

KANKAKEE COUNTY, IL — At least two people had to be extricated Wednesday, March 22, after a rollover wreck on Illinois Route 113 near northwest Kankakee, reports Country Herald.

The accident took place at the intersection with Edgewater Drive, in the Limestone area. Members of the Kankakee Fire Department responded to the scene with an engine shortly after.

While the circumstances of the collision have not been made clear, witnesses said a driver appeared to lose control of their vehicle, causing it to roll over near a residential area.

First responders arrived to find the heavily damaged vehicle overturned on its side. Fire crews assisted in a rescue extrication of more than one trapped occupant.

At this time, authorities have not disclosed the number of people injured or the severity of their conditions.

Motorists were advised to avoid the scene, as part of IL-113 was shut down during the emergency response.

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