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Kankakee single-vehicle accident kills three

The Kankakee Police Department in Illinois has reported a single-vehicle accident along U.S. Highway 45/52 and Interstate 57 in Kankakee, which occurred around 5 a.m. on Monday, May 23 and resulted in the death of three individuals.

Kankakee County Coroner Robert Gessner identified the victims as 25-year-old Milford resident Lukas Frye, who was identified as the driver of the vehicle; 43-year-old Iroquois resident Eddie Sarkozi; and 56-year-old Kankakee resident, Randy Gates. According to preliminary investigations, the vehicle in question was a black Nissan Altima that crashed into a utility pole along the highway. The vehicle continued another 75 feet into a ditch and the engine was displaced from the car. Although alcohol was found in the car, toxicology reports are yet to be received.

The attorneys at Spiros Law, P.C. send condolences to the families and friends of these victims. Unexpected accidents in tragedies such as this cost the lives of too many Illinois residents.