Rollover Semi-Trailer Truck Crash on Northbound Route 53 Near US 14 Rolling Meadows

Crash map at Route 53 and Route 14 Friday about 7:30 a.m. October 07, 2022 (Map data ©2022 Google)
Crash map at Route 53 and Route 14 Friday about 7:30 a.m. October 07, 2022 (Map data ©2022 Google).

Police, firefighters, and paramedics from Rolling Meadows responded about 7:01 a.m. Friday, October 7, 2022 to a report of a rollover semi-trailer truck crash with injuries on northbound Route 53 near Route 14. Battalion 16 on arrival reported a semi-trailer on its side with two other vehicles involved.

Initially no motorists were reporting injuries and paramedics were obtaining medical refusals by 7:09 a.m.

The right lane of northbound Route 53 was initially the only lane open on the northbound side near the exit to Route 14. Northbound traffic was backed up on northbound Route 53 from Route 14 past Golf Road at 7:40 a.m.

Southbound Route 53 was backed up from Route 14 to Rand Road (Route 12) at 7:40 a.m.

The crash was located near Arlington Heights, Palatine and Rolling Meadows.

All traffic on northbound Route 53 is being diverted at Kirchoff Road in Rolling Meadows.


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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