Algonquin excavator accident map and satellite view from May 21, 2019 accident
FIRE BLOG C

Construction Worker Seriously Injured: Pinned Between Excavator and Concrete Jersey Barrier at Main St Bridge Construction Site Near Algonquin Rd, Algonquin

Algonquin police and Algonquin-Lake in the Hill Fire Protection District firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday May 21, 2019 when a construction worker was trapped by an excavator against a concrete J-wall barrier (Jersey wall […]

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FIRE BLOG C

Distracted Cellphone Use Suspected in Fatal High Speed Head-on Crash on Route 176 in Union Near Marengo

McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Marengo and Union Fire Protection Districts responded about 9:39 p.m. Wednesday January 17, 2018 to a report of a head-on crash on Route 176 east of Union Road in unincorporated Union. […]

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CRIME BLOG C

McHenry County: Silver Lake Man Charged with Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon; Accused of Stabbing Relative

McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies and Cary firefighter/paramedics responded Tuesday afternoon January 9, 2018 to a domestic disturbance involving a butcher knife and a laceration to a relative’s forehead in the block of 6300 Robert Road […]

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Ford Explorer Crash with Tree Kills 2 Men, Injures 1 at Lily Lake Rd Near Moraine Hills State Park, Lakemoor

McHenry Fire and Rescue and McHenry County Sheriff’s deputies responded about 11:48 p.m. Saturday September 16, 2017 to a report of a single-vehicle crash near 1402 Lily Lake Road near Moraine Hills State and Lakemoor. […]

Edward Zegers attempted murder suspect McHenry County
CRIME BLOG C

Cary Man Arrested After Home Invasion, Victim Attacked with Nail Gun, Unincorporated McHenry County

McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputies and Cary Fire Protection District firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:40 a.m. Sunday July 2, 2017 to a domestic disturbance at a home on the block of 7300 Swan Way in unincorporated McHenry […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Manhunt Over, Suspect Scott Peters Captured After Shooting Two McHenry County Deputies in Holiday Hills

Scott Peters, age 52, was arrested this afternoon after a manhunt that began after 1:30 a.m. this morning after Peters allegedly gunned down two McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputies about 1:16 a.m. while they were conducting […]