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The Grundy County Coroner’s Office and Will County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred on Lorenzo Road near the Will/Grundy County line around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 27th.

Grundy County Coroner John Callahan said a vehicle driven by John Inocencio, 35, of Gardner was eastbound on Lorenzo Road when he crossed the center line and was struck by a westbound vehicle.

Wilmington Fire/EMS members extricated Inocencio from the vehicle and transported him to Morris Hospital. Callahan said Inocencio was pronounced dead at Morris Hospital around 12:30 the next morning.  

No information about the other vehicle or the driver has been released.