Arlington Heights Fire Department paramedics help a man who was involved in a crash with a snow plow near Hersey High School (Willow Road and Waterman Avenue) about 6:37 p.m.
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Scenes from Chicagoland’s First 2020-2021 Significant Winter Snowfall; 15 PI Crashes Near Arlington Heights

CBS 2’s Mugo Odigwe was live in the Mobile Weather Lab driving through Bloomingdale on U.S. 20. Mugo Odigwe described wet roads with ice and snow (Mugo Odigwe/CBS Chicago). There were 15 personal injury (PI) […]

Palatine Road and Route 53 Sunday morning December 27, 2020 (Map data ©2020 Google)
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Several Icy Overpass Wipeout Crashes Sunday Morning: Route 53 and Palatine Rd, Route 53 and Dundee Rd, and Route 60 and I-94

Illinois State Police and firefighters and paramedics from Palatine responded about 8:37 a.m. to a crash with injuries into the ditch from northbound Route 53 to westbound Palatine Road in the northeast quadrant of the […]

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Driver Flees on Foot, Leaves Passengers After Crash on Northbound Route 53 Spur Just North of Dundee Rd Near Arlington Heights

Illinois State Police and firefighter/paramedics from Arlington Heights and Palatine responded about 7:59 a.m. Sunday February 16, 2020 to a report of a crash with injuries on the Route 53 spur just north of Dundee […]

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Numerous Personal Injury and Property Damage Crashes in Northwest Suburbs During Winter Storm with Winter Storm Warning

Police and firefighter/paramedics received reports of numerous crashes Monday while a Winter Storm Warning was activated with high winds, sleet, freezing rain, and snow. Chicago firefighters responded about 6:40 a.m. to a crash involving a […]

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Crash on SB Route 53 at Route 14 and Stalled School Bus at EB Palatine Rd and Arlington Heights Back Up Traffic Tuesday Morning

Palatine police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:05 AM Tuesday to a report of crash with injuries at 42.101789,-88.01706 (Southbound Route 53 near Northwest Highway Palatine, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a crash […]

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Two Crash Scenes with Injuries on Southbound Route 53 Near Dundee Rd Near Palatine and Arlington Heights

Illinois State police and Arlington Heights, Lake Zurich, Long Grove and Palatine firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:50 AM Sunday to a report of crashes with multiple injuries on southbound Route 53 between Dundee Road and Rand […]