WHITESIDE COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) -- The Whiteside County Sheriff's Office confirms that two people have died following a single vehicle crash in Whiteside County on Saturday night.
Just before 8 p.m. Saturday, Whiteside County Deputies responded to Illinois Route 84 just north of Fulton for a report of a single vehicle crash.
After further investigation, a 2019 Dodge Ram driven by 50-year-old Robert M. Robinson of Savanna was traveling northbound on Route 84 when he lost control. The vehicle then skidded into the east ditch and struck a tree.
Robinson and his passenger, 56-year-old Paul H. Yarolem of Savanna were pronounced dead on scene by Whiteside County Coroner, Joe McDonald.
The third passenger, 47-year-old Debra S. Robinson of Savanna was transported to Mercy Hospital in Clinton, Iowa for injuries.
The crash remains under investigatioon.