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Editor's Note: An updated version of this story has been posted here

MANTENO — Kankakee County Sheriff's police and the Kankakee County Coroner's Office are investigating a two-vehicle fatal accident that occurred this morning.

According to police radio, the crash occurred around 10:30 a.m. at North 6000E Road and East 4000N Road near Manteno. At least two people were transported to local hospitals, police said.

The coroner's office was called to the scene.

This story will be updated as information becomes available. 

Jeff Bonty is a reporter for The Daily Journal. He can be reached at jbonty@daily-journal.com and 815-937-3366.


Jeff Bonty has worked for The Daily Journal since September 1986, starting in the sports department before moving to news reporting in 2002. He's a native of Indiana and graduate of Purdue University. His email is jbonty@daily-journal.com.