Volvo Truck and Minivan Crash at Elmhurst Rd and Greenleaf Kills Chicago Man, Zeferino Carnargo


Elk Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:10 p.m. to a truck-minivan crash at Elmhurst Road and Greenleaf. The driver of the minivan, Zeferino Carnargo was transported by Elk Grove Village firefighter/paramedics to Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village where he was pronounced dead.

A 2001 Volvo truck driven by a Phoenix man was southbound on Elmhurst Road and crossing the intersection at Greenleaf when the truck and a 1999 Plymouth minivan driven by Carnargo collided. Carnargo was apparently turning the minivan from eastbound Greenleaf to Northbound Elmhurst Road.

The fatal vehicle crash is under investigation. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at