Northeastern Illinois man dies from injuries inflicted by car

ST. ANNE - According to Kankakee County officials, a St. Anne man has died from injuries sustained after a car he was working on fell on him.

Kankakee County Coroner Bob Gessner says that Rodney Wilhoyt, 53, was working underneath a car on Friday when it rolled off its jacks and struck his chest.  Wilhoyt died of his injuries at Riverside Medical Center on Saturday.

The coroner's office performed an autopsy on Saturday.  The results are pending.

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