One Killed, One Injured in 2-Vehicle Crash on Belvidere Rd (IL-120) Near Fisher Rd, Near Round Lake

 amazon fresh   amazon prime    audible  

Wauconda firefighter/paramedics and Lake County Sheriff’s deputies responded about 10:39 p.m. Sunday December 24, 2017 to a report of a two-vehicle crash, with one person pinned inside a car in the 27900 block of West Belvidere Road (Route 120 and Fisher Road) in Wauconda Township near Round Lake.

Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies and firefighter/paramedics discovered that a small SUV had crashed into the passenger side of the 4-door Ford Taurus with about 3 feet of intrusion into the Ford Taurus.

The driver of the Ford was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the Nissan was transported to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington with injuries that were initially expected to be non-life-threatening.

The crash is under investigation by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Technical Crash Investigations Unit. Lake County Sheriff’s Crash Investigators were assisted by the Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team and Lakemoor Police.

Preliminary investigation shows a Ford Taurus, driven by a male, was traveling eastbound on Route 120 in the area of Fisher Road. The driver of the Ford Taurus lost control of his vehicle and the vehicle slid sideways into the westbound lanes of traffic. The Ford was struck on the passenger-side by a westbound Nissan Rogue, driven by a 58 year-old man from McHenry.

The identity of the driver of the Ford Taurus is pending identification and notification of next of kin. An autopsy of the driver is being scheduled by the Lake County Coroner’s Office.


ENGINE(S): E ?? Fox Lake E223



EMS: A343 McHenry A53

 facebook … 




Stay informed with news from’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Includes links to favorite public safety and emergency rescuers and product manufacturers and safety companies that have Facebook pages. Submit your pictures or just stay up-to-date on with fire, rescue, EMS and police photo galleries. Please add your public safety photo to the timeline, or send a message to the page.

Help fund The Cardinal 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