Man Dies After Crash at Mount Prospect Public Works Building on Central Road

Mount Prospect Public Works Central Road Mount Prospect (Image capture August 2019 ©2022)
Mount Prospect Public Works Central Road Mount Prospect (Image capture August 2019 ©2022).

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Mount Prospect responded about 8:50 p.m. Friday, August 19, 2022 to a report of a high-speed crash with injuries and entrapment at 1700 West Central Road, Mount Prospect. Information from the scene indicated that a male driver crashed into a wall at the Mount Prospect Public Works building near Central Road and Busse Road in Mount Prospect.

A male patient, age 29, was extricated from the vehicle by 9:05 p.m., and was transported to Level 1 Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where he was pronounced dead.

Initially, the Cook County Medical Examiners Office did not rule on a cause of death connected to the crash.

The entrance to the public works facility is aligned with Busse Road at the intersection of Central Road and Busse Road.


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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