The Kendall County Sheriff's Office is investigating a crash that killed a Montgomery man Wednesday night. The man who died was identified as 26-year-old Jose A. Cardoza-Chavez.
Police say a Montgomery police officer pulled over a gray Trailblazer on Route 30 near Briarcliff Road Wednesday night. The Trailblazer fled after the officer had left their squad vehicle.
Police later found the Trailblazer after it had crashed into a tree on Briarcliff Road near Bereman Road. The driver had fled the scene. Cardoza-Chavez was in the passenger seat and was seriously injured. He was taken to Rush Copley Hospital in Aurora where he was pronounced dead.
Police are asking anyone with information on the incident to contact the sheriff's office or Crime Stoppers at 630-553-5999.