Illinois State Police: 2 men die after car crash

Illinois State Police

KANKAKEE COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Illinois State Police are investigating a traffic crash on West Road Tuesday night that left two men dead on scene.

Officers said the crash happened at about 11:50 p.m. at 11000 West Road. A man was driving West while another man was driving East on Illinois Route 17. One of them crossed the centerline and hit the other person’s car. The two drivers were pronounced dead on scene.

According to Coroner Bob Gessner, the victims were Jerry Stallings, a 47-year-old man from Bourbonnais and Michael Jordan, a 37-year-old man from Kankakee.

Coroner Bob Gessner identified the victims as Jerry Stallings, 47, of Bourbonnais, and Michael Jordan, 37, of Kankakee.

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