Rollover Truck Carrying Corn Involved in Crash with Several Vehicles Southbound IL-53/I-290, South of Higgins Rd, Schaumburg, Elk Grove Village

Crash map on southbound IL-53/I-290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (Map data ©2020 Google)
Crash map on southbound IL-53/I-290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (Map data ©2020 Google).

Illinois State Police and firefighter/paramedics from Schaumburg and Elk Grove Village responded about 6:03 a.m. Friday, October 30, 2020 to a report of a rollover truck crash with several vehicles on southbound ILIL-53/I-290 south of Higgins Road.

Elk Grove Village firefighter/paramedics, while heading northbound, reported the crash involved a truck on its side that was about half-way between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road in the right lanes. The crash was located near Woodland Meadows Park in Elk Grove Village.




Schaumburg’s Battalion 5 reported no entrapment, but one driver was seriously injured. Later it was discovered that two patients were seriously injured.

One patient was transported to Level 1 Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge and one patient was transported to Alexian Brothers Medical Center.





The truck was transporting a load of corn, and corn has spilled over the roadway, and will require extensive clean-up.

Southbound traffic was backed up to Golf Road at 6:30 a.m.

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Crash map on southbound IL-53/I-290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (Map data ©2020 Google)
Crash map on southbound IL-53/I-290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (Map data ©2020 Google).




Crash delays on southbound IL-53/I290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Elk Grove Village and Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (SOURCE: IDOT)
Crash delays on southbound IL-53/I290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Elk Grove Village and Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (SOURCE: IDOT).
Crash delays on southbound IL-53/I290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Elk Grove Village and Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (SOURCE: IDOT)
Crash delays on southbound IL-53/I290 between Higgins Road and Biesterfield Road near Elk Grove Village and Schaumburg on Friday, October 30, 2020 (SOURCE: IDOT).




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