One person dead after head on accident in Grundy County

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GRUNDY Co. – One person was killed in a two vehicle crash in Grundy County, Sunday morning. According to Grundy County Coroner John W. Callahan, 58-year-old John Stangle of Goodfield, was heading southbound on Rt. 47, south of Dupont Road, when for unknown reasons another vehicle allegedly veered into his oncoming traffic lane, hitting him head on. Stangle was taken to Morris hospital and pronounced deceased just after 5:30 p.m. on Sunday. The passenger in Stangle’s car was also taken to Morris Hospital with unknown injuries. The death remains under investigation by the Grundy County Coroner’s Office and the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department.