2 Dead in single-vehicle crash in St. Jacob, Illinois - KMOV.com

2 Dead in single-vehicle crash in St. Jacob, Illinois

ST. JACOB, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- Authorities are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed two people in Madison County Sunday morning.

The accident happened around 6:45 a.m. in the 11000 block of Ellis Road in the small town of St. Jacob.

Ryan Junker, 27, of St. Jacob, and William Dittmar, 24, of Worden, were pronounced dead on the scene.

The vehicle, a 1978 Lincoln Continental, is registered in Junker's name, but officials said it is not clear who was driving at the time of the accident.

Authorities are reconstructing the crash to determine an exact cause. Officials say the two victims did not appear to be wearing seatbelts.

Funeral arrangements are pending for both of the victims.

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