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Police Identify Driver Killed in Crash

Apr 24, 2016 07:31AM ● Published by Steven Jack

UPDATED MONDAY, APRIL 25 AT 12:05 P.M.

Yorkville Police have identified the driver as Jacob Laue, 26, of Addison, IL. 

ORIGINAL REPORT

Illinois State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred late Saturday night. 

According to Yorkville Police, at about 11:25 p.m. they were called to the intersection of Galena and Beecher roads for a report of a single vehicle accident with injuries.

When police arrived they discovered that a 2001 Isuzu Rodeo had left the road and struck a tree near the southwest corner of the intersection. 
 
Upon further investigation it was discovered that the driver had suffered a fatal injury. State Police were called to investigate the crash. The driver's name has not been released. 

The investigation into the crash continues, Yorkville Police said. 
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