UPDATE: Fatal Crash in DeKalb County

UPDATE: Police say 34 year old Ryan Martin of Sugar Grove was pronounced dead on the scene of a four car accident.

A truck driven by Howard Castleman veered onto oncoming traffic hitting Martin's car head on. Two other cars rear-ended Martin's car.

Martin's passenger and the other drivers were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Castlemen is charged with a DUI, Agg. DUI, and Improper Lane Usage.


DEKALB COUNTY(WIFR) -- One person was killed in a crash in DeKalb County.

It happened around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday night near the intersection of IL Route 23 and Lloyd Road, that's a little south of Genoa.

The sheriff's departments says the intersection is still closed as they continue to investigate, but it should re-open by 11:00 p.m.

Were told two trucks and two cars collided. The number of injuries are unknown at this time but one person has been confirmed killed in the crash.

We will have more information on 23 News This Morning.


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