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Two injured in four vehicle crash in Peru

PERU – Two people were transported to a local area hospital after a multiple vehicle crash in Peru Monday night. According to Peru Fire Chief Jeff King, four vehicles heading northbound on 251 and Wenzel Road rear-ended each other, sending two people to Illinois Valley Community Hospital ...Read more

Two Killed in Single Vehicle DeKalb County Crash

DEKALB – A single vehicle crash took the life of a Sycamore high school student and his mother Saturday in rural DeKalb County.  The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office say that 17-year-old Kal-El Sexton was driving on Plank Road near Lukens Road when for unknown reasons the vehicle left ...Read more