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Somonauk man identified as victim in fatal Sunday crash

Authorities investigating two-vehicle crash

A Somonauk man died in a two-vehicle crash at 6:32 p.m. Sunday in Fox Township, Kendall County, though the vehicles entered and came to a rest in Northville Township, La Salle County.

Robert J. Gray, 38, died from injuries sustained in the crash, according to a press release from the La Salle County Coroner’s Office. The crash occurred near the intersection of Millhurst and Millington roads south of Sandwich, but the vehicles came to rest at North 4750th and East 30th roads across the La Salle County line.

Preliminary reports said two others were injured and taken to nearby hospitals; but names have not been released. The crash is under investigation by the Kendall County Sheriff’s Office, La Salle County Coroner’s Office and a state police reconstruction unit. An investigative autopsy was completed Monday.