Pike County Fatalities Blamed on Drowning
(Pike County, Ill)—A one-car crash in Pike County, Illinois leaves two dead.
Illinois State Police report 53 year-old Kathy Kendrick of New Canton was driving eastbound on IL 106 at 12:29 am Saturday morning. Her car left the roadway near 140th Street and traveled down an embankment into a body of water.
Kendrick and a passenger, 48 year-old Brent Schmalshof of Auburn, Illinois both drowned as a result of being unable to exit the vehicle.