Kankakee County Deputies Recovering After Squad Cars Collide En Route to Call


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KANKAKEE COUNTY, IL – Two Kankakee County Sheriff’s deputies are recovering after their squad cars collided while responding to a burglary in progress Monday morning. 

The crash occurred on Route 114 when the deputies passed a tanker truck and collided head-on with a pickup truck hauling heavy equipment. One squad car tried to avoid the crash by going through the ditch, but the pickup swerved in the same direction, causing a collision. 

Both deputies suffered minor injuries and were treated and released. Investigations into the crash are ongoing.


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