Fatal Two-Vehicle Collision In Unincorporated Dunham Township

Fatal Collision In McHenry County There was a fatal collision on Saturday evening (August 27, 2016) in unincorporated Dunham Township.  The collision involved a pickup truck and a passenger car. According to the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, in a media release of August 29, 2016 titled “Sheriff’s Office Investigates Fatal Traffic Crash,” preliminary crash investigation … Read more

SUV And Semi Truck Collide In Crystal Lake

Two-Vehicle Collision In McHenry County There was a two-vehicle collision Monday afternoon (August 22, 2016) on Route 176 and Briarwood Road in Crystal Lake. Details on the accident were initially limited.  However, details regarding the accident were later disclosed.  An excerpt from the August 31, 2016 Northwest Herald article titled “Man cited in crash that … Read more

Characteristics And Consequences Of Drowsy Driving

On August 8, 2016, the Governors Highway Safety Administration (GHSA) published a report concerning the impact of “drowsy driving.”  Accompanying the release of this report was a press release titled “New Report Spotlights Dangers Of Drowsy Driving.” A few excerpts from this release include: A new report from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), Wake … Read more

Motorcyclist Dies Following SUV-Motorcycle Collision In Richmond

Fatal SUV-Motorcycle Collision In McHenry County A motorcyclist has died following a collision with a SUV in Richmond. The crash happened Wednesday (August 10, 2016) on Route 12 just after 6:00 p.m.  At that time, a motorcycle and SUV collided near the Depot Restaurant. The motorcyclist was identified as Steven Thomas, 26, of Richmond.  He was … Read more

SUV Collides With Semi Truck In Crystal Lake

Collision In McHenry County Injures Four People There was a collision between a SUV and semi truck Wednesday morning on Route 176 and Mount Thabor Road in Crystal Lake. An excerpt from the August 11, 2016 Northwest Herald article titled “Lake in the Hills teen critically injured in Crystal Lake crash, officials say“: McHenry County … Read more