A Forrest resident died following a Thursday crash at Route 47 near Saunemin.
Jeffrey L. Stehle, 42, died following a three-vehicle collision at the intersection of Route 47 and County Road 1500 North in Saunemin Township.
Stehle was trapped in his vehicle and had to be extricated. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Danny Watson, La Salle County Coroner, and an autopsy has been performed.
Assisting at the scene were Forrest and Saunemin fire departments, Southeast Livingston County Ambulance Service, Livingston County Sheriff's Police, Illinois State Police, the state police reconstruction unit and the county coroner's office. The crash remains under investigation.