Rock Falls man killed in two-vehicle crash

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ROCK FALLS, Illinois -- A two-vehicle crash killed a Rock Falls man early Sunday morning.

Around 5 a.m. on Sunday, September 17, Whiteside County deputies responded to the area near U.S. Route 30 and McNeil Road.

According to the sheriff's department, Timothy Ohda, a 60-year-old from Rock Falls, was headed west in a Ford Focus. He collided with Christopher Thomas, a 42-year-old from Streator, who was headed east in a tractor-trailer. The crash occurred in the eastbound lane.

Thomas was not injured, but Ohda was pronounced dead at the scene.