Body Recovered from Vehicle in Pond
On the 21st of December a concerned citizen called in an accident that occurred near milepost 316 on Interstate 57 in Bradley.
Emergency responders from the Bourbonnais Fire Protection District and Illinois State Police found a 2004 Chevrolet submerged upside down in a pond about one mile north of the I-57 exit for Bradley and Bourbonnais.
The body of the driver, Joliet resident Michael L. Simms, was recovered from the vehicle. It was reported that the Chevrolet left the southbound lane if the interstate before over-turning and sliding into the pond. The cause of the accident is under investigation. The 27-year-old Simms was a former player on the Kankakee County Soldiers basketball team.
Accidents can take a life instantaneously. If you or a loved one has lost someone because of a vehicle accident, call Spiros Law, P.C. at (815) 929-9292 to explore your legal rights. Visit the website at www.spiroslaw.com.