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Search continues for man swept away in Kankakee River current

Search teams will continue to look for man today who became stuck in the Wilmington Dam in the Kankakee River.

It happened about 10:45 last night.

The man was seen in a raging current next to the dam.

Search teams in the water were unable to reach him because of the turbulence.

The search will continue, though the threat of severe weather may hamper the efforts.

Check back here for updates as the story develops.

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