McHenry County Two-Car Crash Near Woodstock

Two-Vehicle Accident Near Woodstock, Illinois

On Sunday, January 26, 2014, there was a two-vehicle accident in the 5400 block of Alden Road, near Woodstock, Illinois, in unincorporated Alden Township.

According to the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, emergency crews responded at approximately 4:43 p.m.

An excerpt from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office news release of January 28, 2014, titled “Two-Vehicle Traffic Crash Results In Aggravated DUI Arrest” :

The investigation indicates that a 2013 Volkswagon Jetta was southbound Alden Road and a 2003 Honda Accord was northbound Alden Road.  The Jetta traveled into the opposite lane of traffic and the driver of the Honda tried to avoid the oncoming vehicle.  The Jetta collided with the Honda near the shoulder of the northbound lane of Alden Road.

At the end of the investigation into the collision, the driver of the Jetta faced charges including Aggravated DUI and DUI Drugs/Combination of Drugs.

Various Sources And Updates For This McHenry County Collision

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office news release mentioned above.

Head-On Vehicle Collision Near Woodstock, Illinois

Vehicle Accident Near Woodstock, Illinois

There was a “head-on collision” on Saturday (January 25, 2014) at approximately 10:08 a.m.  This McHenry County vehicle accident happened near the intersection of Alden Road and McCauley Road, near Woodstock in unincorporated Hartland Township.

An excerpt from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office news release of January 27, 2014, titled “Sheriff’s Office Investigates A Two Vehicle Traffic Crash” :

Preliminary investigation indicated that a 2001 Chevrolet Blazer was travelling north and a 2006 Honda CRV travelling south on Alden Rd when the vehicles collided head on.

The two drivers of the vehicles were both taken in critical condition to local hospitals.  They have been identified as Ardene Raven, 77, of McHenry, and Vicki Rodriguez, 47, of Harvard.

According to the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, weather and road conditions are suspected to be factors in this accident.

The crash continues to be under investigation.

Various Sources And Updates For This McHenry County Collision

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office news release mentioned above, as well as the January 27, 2014 Crystal Lake-Cary Patch article titled “Car Crash Near Woodstock Leaves 2 Women in Critical Condition.”

Vehicle Crash Leads To DUI Charge In McHenry County

Single Vehicle Crash In Unincorporated Spring Grove, Illinois

According to the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, there was a single-vehicle accident on January 2, 2014, in unincorporated Spring Grove, Illinois.

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded to this accident at 6:25 p.m.  The accident happened in the 6800 block of State Park Road, and involved a driver striking a vehicle parked along the roadway.

An excerpt from the January 3, 2013 media release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, titled “Spring Grove Woman Arrested For DUI After Crash” :

Sheriff’s deputies arrived and met with the driver, Amanda Ducat, who had struck a vehicle parked alongside the road.  The investigation by deputies revealed that Ducat appeared to be under the influence of medications and drugs.  Ducat’s vehicle had also been called in to Fox Lake Police Department as a possible DUI driver.

Both Ducat and a juvenile passenger suffered minor injuries as a result of the crash and were taken to Centegra McHenry Hospital for evaluation.

According to the media release, the McHenry County Sheriff Department’s investigation resulted with Ducat being charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI).

Various Sources And Updates For This McHenry County Crash

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office media release mentioned above.

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