Two drivers involved in accident on Illinois Route 17

The names of the two people that were injured in a car accident on Illinois Route 17 have now been released.

According to the Illinois State Police, a 20-year-old woman drove into an intersection off of Illinois Route 17 and was struck by a 31-year-old man that was driving an SUV.

The 20-year-old was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee to be treated for non-life threatening injuries. The woman was cited for failure to yield to the right of way.

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