Injury Crash Causes Delays Near Northwest Highway and Central Rd for Friday Evening Rush

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VIDEO: Crash scene in the intersection at Northwest Highway and Central Road, Mount Prospect Friday evening.

Mount Prospect police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:28 p.m. to a report of a personal injury crash at Northwest Highway and Central Road. Initially the crash was reported as a pin-in crash, but either there was no pin-in or extrication was immediate. Prospect Heights firefighter/paramedics were returned before they arrived.

Westbound Central Road was blocked east of the crash at Elmhurst Avenue and westbound Northwest Highway was blocked east of the crash at Pine Street for about 30 minutes. Most westbound diverted traffic proceeded via West Henry Street.

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