Off-Duty Police Officer Kyle Dieling Killed in One-Vehicle Crash on U.S. 6 Near Homer Glen

Kyle Dieling, 27, of Elmhurst, and and off-duty Elmhurst police officer died in a traffic accident Saturday.

Kyle Dieling was traveling east on U.S. Route 6 in Homer Glen when he apparently lost control of his vehicle, exited the roadway, and hit a fixed object about one-quarter mile west of South Spring Meadows Drive.

Dieling was pronounced dead at 11:10 a.m. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.

Illinois State Police Joliet District 5 officers are investigating the incident.

View Larger Map