5-Vehicle Crash, 2 Hurt on Euclid Ave Over Route 53 Rolling Meadows

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Rolling Meadows responded about 4:15 p.m. Friday July 31, 2020 to a report of a five-vehicle crash on the Euclid Avenue bridge over Route 53.

A second ambulance was requested at 4:22 p.m. Firefighter/paramedics worked to assess multiple patients and eventually transported two patients with injuries that did not initially appear to be life-threatening.

The crash was located on westbound Euclid Avenue near the off ramp to southbound Route 53. Northbound Route 53 was backed up almost to Algonquin Road at 4:45 p.m. for another incident with a tanker truck on Route 53 near Euclid Avenue.

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The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.

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Map for Euclid over Route Multi-vehicle crash on July 31, 2020
Map for Euclid over Route Multi-vehicle crash on July 31, 2020.
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