One person killed in fatal DeKalb County crash

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One man was killed when he failed to stop at a stop sign and was hit by a second vehicle.

The DeKalb County Sheriff says Jesus Garcia, 22, of DeKalb, was traveling northbound on University Road at 5:43 a.m. Monday, and failed to stop at the stop sign at Perry Road, where he was struck on the driver’s side by a second car.

Both drivers were taken to area hospitals for treatment. Garcia succumbed to his injuries at Kishwaukee Hospital.

The driver of the second car, Santos Guzman, 55, of Aurora, was cited for driving on a suspended license. He was cited and released at the hospital.

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