Area motorists can expect approximate 15-minute delays tonight, Thursday and Friday nights along Interstate 57 in Kankakee.
Department of Transportation (DOT) crews will be closing the routes, periodically, while bridge I-beams are removed as part of a construction project. Both northbound and southbound lanes will be affected. The delays will be in effect between 10 pm and 6 am all three nights.
Police in Pontiac are investigating an arson that might be connected to earlier threats called in to Pontiac Township High School.
A Fairbury man was arrested in connection with a fire set in a trash bin near the Pontiac Junior High School Friday night. 21-yr-old Dustin P. Moser faces charges of arson, felony criminal damage to property and a parole violation.
During their investigation, police found a cellular phone used to place a 911 call reporting the fire, as well as a portable scanner, a number of cellular phones and a two-way radio.
Police continue to investigate the fire and any connection to radio pranks at Pontiac Township High School on Jan. 5.
WHITE COUNTY, Ind. - A Remington husband and wife are dead after a crash in White County Saturday morning.
White County Sheriff's Police in Indiana report A Saturday morning crash killed a couple from Remington. The husband-wife. 58-yr-old Ronald and 60-yr-old Rita Lewis, were pronounced dead at the scene of crash at State Road 18 and U.S. 231.
According to police, 33-year-old Courtney Hunley, of Lafayette, was eastbound on State Road 18 when she failed to yield the right of way to Ronald Lewis, who was southbound.
Hunley and her passenger, 29-year-old Tyra Erb, of Francesville, were treated for injuries at Franciscan Saint Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette.
It's unknown whether alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash, and toxicology results are pending. Police said the crash is still under investigation.