Fatal Accident in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY (WIFR) -- 37-year-old Brian Hopper of Marengo, Illinois was pronounced dead at 11:40 this morning after an accident occurred in DeKalb County.

Hopper was driving a van westbound on Rt. 64 and crossed the center line. His van was then struck by a shuttle bus heading eastbound on Rt. 64. The accident happened near the intersection of Rt. 64 and Motel Road.

The accident is currently being investigated by the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and the Coroner's Office.