Manteno woman killed in Kankakee crash
A Manteno woman was killed after a semi-truck accident occurred on Illinois Route 50.
The accident occurred on Tuesday when the woman’s Buick collided with the semi-truck on the 10800 block of Illinois Route 50. A portion of the road was closed for hours while crews cleared the area.
The 86-year-old woman was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee and then transferred to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. It was here that she was later pronounced dead.
Our deepest condolences and thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.