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Kalona Residents Involved in Fatal Wreck in Illinois

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:28 am
Author: Joe Cerwinske

Monday afternoon, two Kalona residents were in a fatal single-car accident on Interstate 74 in Henry County, Illinois. The Illinois State Police confirmed 78-year-old Veva Herschberger was driving with her husband, 81-year-old Melvin Herschberger, when they left the road in a construction zone and crashed into an overpass culvert. The crash happened at 2:26 p.m., and Henry County and Illinois State emergency crews responded. The crash is still under investigation by local law enforcement. Local funeral services are being held Friday.