Route 31 and Ray Street Crystal Lake (Image capture: September 2019 ©2020)
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Fatal Vehicle Crash into a Pole at Route 31 Near Woods of Crystal Lake Strip Mall at Ray Street in Crystal Lake

857 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Crystal Lake responded about 7:24 a.m. Monday, December 21, 2020 to a report of a crash with ejection at 5100 South Route 31 in Crystal Lake. A second ambulance was […]

Hillside Towing removes Honda Accord in pieces after crash with utility pole at Northwest Highway and Wilke Road in Arlington Heights
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Crash Seriously Injures Palatine Teen Ejected from Honda Accord that Split in Half on Utility Pole, Northwest Highway and Wilke Rd, Arlington Heights

2,265 High-Speed Crash Involving 2012 Honda Accord High-speed crash splits car in half at Northwest Highway (US 14) and Wilke Road in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Arlington Heights police officers and firefighters/paramedics responded about 8:43 p.m. […]

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Police Investigating Possible Distracted Driving Cause in Fatal Crash Where Acura Driver Crossed Center Line on River Rd and Hit 2 Motorcycles in Holiday Hills

969 Holiday Hills police, McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies, Illinois Department of Natural Resource Police, Island Lake Police Department, and firefighter/paramedics from Nunda Rural Fire/Rescue and McHenry Township Fire/Rescue District responded about 7:26 p.m. Wednesday June […]

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Woodstock Man Dies After His Ejection from Rollover Crash on Charles Rd West of Queen Anne Rd Early Sunday Morning

662 DRIVER CHARGED WITH DUI A 34-year-old male passenger of Woodstock, who had been ejected from the vehicle and was transported to Northwestern Medicine Woodstock Hospital, has been pronounced dead at another hospital. The male […]

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Single-Vehicle Rollover Crash into Utility Pole on Charles Rd Near Queen Anne Rd in Woodstock Injures Three

389 Woodstock firefighter/paramedics and McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies responded about 2:00 a.m. Sunday November 24, 2019 to a report of a rollover crash with entrapment and ejection on Charles Road just west of Queen Anne […]

Map of I-294 crash with disabled vehicle
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Vehicle Crash into Disabled Vehicle on I-294 North of Golf Rd — One Serious Injury, but Illinois State Trooper Already on Scene Not Hurt

516 Illinois State police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:49 AM Saturday March 30, 2019 to a report of a crash involving a disabled vehicle hit on NB I-294 just north of Golf Road near Des […]

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Serious Rollover Crash with Injuries, Extrication and 2 Ejected on NB Edens Expressway Just South of the Spur

77 Northbrook police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:19 AM Saturday May 5, 2018 to a report of a rollover crash at 42.131716, -87.785186 (Edens Expressway and MM 30 Northbrook, Il). Illinois State Police and Northbrook […]

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Man Critically Injured After Crashing Corvette on Curve on Grass Lake Rd Near Bluff Lake Rd, Antioch

65 Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies and Antioch firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:04 PM Saturday February 24, 2018 to a report of a crash with injuries near Grass Lake Elementary School, 42.444060, -88.139344 (26177 West Grass Lake […]