Lemont Man Dies Following ATV Crash

Lemont Police confirming to WJOL that a 47-year-old male died after his 4-wheel all-terrain vehicle crashed into a pole and was ejected into the I&M Canal in Lemont. The crash happened on Monday afternoon just after 12 p.m., along the towpath. The man is identified as John Crandall and lived on Stephen Street in Lemont. The Lemont Fire Protection District responded and transported the man to Silver Cross Hospital where he died.