Three Hurt in Crash on SB Route 53 Over Woodfield Rd Near Schaumburg

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Illinois State Police and firefighters and paramedics from Schaumburg and Elk Grove Village responded about 10:27 a.m. Saturday, April 23, 2022 to a report of a crash on southbound Route 53/I-290 EAST just near Higgins Road near Schaumburg. The crash was located on the Route 53/I-290 WEST overpass over Woodfield Road.

Firefighter/paramedics on arrival report a three-vehicle crash with one adult and two children injured. A total of three ambulances were assigned to the crash scene.

Traffic was backed up to the I-90 EAST exit ramp to southbound Route 53 at 10:44 a.m. Traffic was backed up to Algonquin Road at 10:55 a.m.


The crash was also reported on Waze.

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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