Two Accidents on Route 50 Near Manteno Saturday Afternoon


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Manteno, IL – Emergency crews are on the scene of two separate accidents on Route 50 near 10000 N Road in Manteno, which have disrupted traffic flow in both directions. 

The Kankakee County Sheriff’s Department confirmed the incidents just before 4 PM today, advising drivers to avoid the area and seek alternative routes.

Deputies, along with fire and emergency medical services, are currently assessing the situation. The specifics of the accidents, including the number of vehicles involved and the condition of those involved, are still being determined.

Authorities are urging motorists to exercise caution and patience when traveling near the accident sites. Updates will be provided as more information becomes available, including any potential detours or extended road closures.


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