FIRE BLOG C

Driver of Motorized Bicycle Injured in Crash with Stopped Infiniti at Route 176 and Brown Street, Wauconda

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Wauconda responded about 12:43 p.m. Thursday, October 8, 2020 to a report of a bicyclist hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Route 176 and Brown Street in southwest Wauconda. […]

Route 176 and Stritch Drive Aerial View (©2020 Google Maps)
FIRE BLOG C

Was He Shot? Bicyclist Dies After Report of Crash with Vehicle Near Route 176 and Stritch Drive in Libertyville

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Libertyville responded about 3:25 a.m. Sunday, October 4, 2020 to a report of a bicyclist hit by a vehicle near the intersection of Route 176 and Stritch Drive. The crash was […]

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FIRE BLOG C

Chicago Law Firm McNabola Law Group Files Lawsuit After Bicyclist Hit by Car, Seriously Injured in “Bicycle Path” Crosswalk on Westleigh Rd, Lake Forest

McNabola Law Group filed a lawsuit against a driver who seriously injured a bicyclist crossing the street in a Lake County crosswalk in May 2020. The 41-year-old cyclist, a father and businessman, suffered major internal […]

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FIRE BLOG A

Teen Bicyclist Disobeys Stop Sign, Crashes with Police SUV at Ridge Ave and Campbell St, Arlington Heights

Police and paramedics on scene after a crash involving a teen bicyclist and an Arlington Heights police SUV at a 4-Way stop intersection at Ridge Avenue and Campbell Street in Arlington Heights. Police and firefighter/paramedics […]

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FIRE BLOG C

Vehicle vs Bicyclist Crash on Westleigh Rd Just West of Route 41 in Lake Forest Near the Skokie Valley Bike Path

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Lake Forest responded about 6:07 p.m. Saturday May 9, 2020 to a report of a vehicle crash with a bicyclist on Westleigh Road just west of US 41. The bicyclist was […]

Brian Quartuccio, hit-and-run suspect in Kane County
CRIME BLOG C

Hit-and-Run Suspect Brian Quartuccio Turns Himself In; He’s Charged in Crash That Injured St. Charles 7-Year-Old Girl in Kane County

Brian Quartuccio, who police say took off after hitting a 7-year-old girl riding her bike Sunday in St. Charles, has been charged with multiple felonies, authorities say (CBS Chicago Suzanne Le Mignot report). Brian Quartuccio, […]

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FIRE BLOG B

Wheeling Bicyclist, Age 82, Killed Crossing Elmhurst Rd at Prospect Heights Bike Bath in Prospect Heights

Major Case Assistance Team/Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction (MCAT/STAR) investigators on the scene after an large GMC SUV crashed with a bicyclist. Prospect Heights and Wheeling police officers and Prospect Heights FPD firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:36 […]

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FIRE BLOG B

Bicyclist Hit By A Vehicle at Elmhurst Road and Robert Avenue Prospect Heights — Investigation with Lane Closures

Prospect Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:36 PM Monday December 17, 2018 to a report of a bicyclist hit by a vehicle near the Prospect Heights Bike Path, Elmhurst Road and Robert Avenue Prospect […]

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FIRE BLOG B

Bicyclist and Pedestrian Hit by Vehicles in Separate Incidents in Mount Prospect — One by Melas, One by Prospect and Emerson

Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a bicyclist was hit by a car at Central Road and Weller Lane near Melas park bout 9:51 am. The bicyclist was possibly a child. No update was […]

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CRIME BLOG C

Fatal Hit-and-Run Suspect Arrested After License Plate of Pickup Truck Found at Scene at Algonquin Rd and Pennsylvania Ave, Des Plaines

Des Plaines police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:39 PM Monday to a report of a bicyclist down and unresponsive at Algonquin Rd and Pennsylvania Ave Des Plaines, IL . Des Plaines firefighter/paramedics transported a 25-year-old […]