Fatal Rollover Crash I-290 EAST Just East of IL-390 Near Itasca


Illinois State Police and firefighters and paramedics from Itasca and Wood Dale responded about 12:19 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 2021 to a report of a serious rollover crash on I-290 EAST just east of IL-390 near Itasca and Wood Dale. The crash was located near the 6.0 Mile Marker.

The first fire crew on arrival reported a 4-vehicle crash with a Jeep on its side.

Once victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

All or some lanes of I-290 EAST were blocked until about 4:00 p.m. All lanes were re-opened about 4:00 p.m.


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


Traffic jam on I-290 approaching fatal crash scene on Thursday, May 6, 2021 (SOURCE: IDOT).
Traffic jam on I-290 EAST (southbound) approaching fatal crash scene on Thursday, May 6, 2021 (SOURCE: IDOT).

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Crash map on I-290 Thursday, May 6, 2021 (Map data ©2021 Google)
Crash map on I-290 Thursday, May 6, 2021 (Map data ©2021 Google).

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