The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office says two 21-year-old men are dead after a crash Saturday night.
Police say an ATV and a off-road motorcycle collided head-on at the 4700 block of Cherry Valley Rd. in DeKalb County.
Dakota Sikula of Hampshire and Douglas Wallace Jr. of Kirkland were pronounced dead at the scene.
The sheriff’s office says Wallace Jr. was driving the motorcycle which didn’t have its lights on and Sikula was driving the ATV which did have its lights on.
The road has since re-opened to traffic.
The accident is under investigation by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and the Coroner’s Office.
UPDATE: Two confirmed Dead.
UPDATE: One confirmed fatal. They are doing CPR on the 2nd victim.
Updated location: Cherry Valley rd and Bucks rd in Kirkland
Update: Accident is in Dekalb County, just 2 miles south of the county border.
They are doing CPR on one of the victims. They want the medical helicopter en route.
They are blocking off traffic. Avoid this area!
UPDATE: Medical helicopter is on standby. Several emergency personnel en route. Sounds very serious. The people involved do not know the exact address of the accident, and emergency personnel are having a hard time locating the accident. They think it might be in or near the town of Cherry Valley now. Several emergency personnel are searching the area, to locate this accident. AVOID THE AREA. Still developing.
Several emergency personnel were dispatched for a serious accident in Boone County. Scanner traffic is saying there is an accident that involves an ATV and also a dirt bike near 2783 Cherry Valley rd. Two subjects are laying in the roadway injured and unconscious. Several emergency personnel are en route