Rollover Crash, 2 Other Crashes on Dundee Rd Near Sterling Ave, Palatine


Police, firefighters and paramedics from Palatine responded about 7:44 a.m. Wednesday, July 7, 2021 to a report of a rollover crash with entrapment at Sterlng Road and Dundee Road in Palatine.

Police and firefighters discovered three separate crashes — one at Sterling Road and Dundee Road, one at Knollwood Drive and Dundee Road and a third single-vehicle off the roadway west of Sterling Avenue.

Firefighter/paramedics worked with extrication tools to free a person from a white Jeep or van that rolled over.

Three victims were transported to area hospitals — two to Northwest Community Hospital and one to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital. Three people refused transportation by paramedics. Five vehicles were involved in three separate crashes.

Firefighters and paramedics from Palatine Rural Fire Protection District were also assigned to the scene.


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


Traffic crash scene map near Sterling Avenue and Dundee Road in Palatine (Map data ©2021 Google)
Traffic crash scene map near Sterling Avenue and Dundee Road in Palatine (Map data ©2021 Google).

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