RICHLAND COUNTY, IL — Authorities are investigating after a vehicle crashed into a bar in Olney Saturday, killing two people.
According to the Illinois State Police, they, along with the Richland County Sheriff’s Office, and Olney Police responded to a single-vehicle crash into Deuce’s Wild Saloon just before 7:50 p.m. Saturday.
Authorities say they found 69-year-old Judy Jourdan and 48-year-old Deann Richardson dead as a result of the crash. Deputies say 60-year-old Michael Mattox was driving the vehicle and was taken into custody.
He is charged with two counts of first-degree murder. The investigation is ongoing.