Fatal Pedestrian Crash In McHenry County
There was a fatal pedestrian accident Thursday night (March 30, 2017) on Route 14 in Woodstock.
Details on the accident appear to be limited at this time. A crash investigation into the accident and its causes continues.
According to preliminary information provided by the Woodstock Police Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Route 14 and Lake Shore Drive. Police responded to the accident scene at approximately 9:48 p.m.
The accident involved a man, identified as Daniel P. Anderson, 43, of Woodstock, being struck by a vehicle.
Anderson was taken to Centegra Hospital in Woodstock, where he was pronounced dead.
An excerpt regarding the crash, from the Northwest Herald article last updated on April 1, 2017 titled “Woodstock man killed in Route 14 hit-and-run Thursday“:
Witnesses described the vehicle that struck the man as a medium to dark colored truck — possibly a pickup — with a possible lighting system on the roof. The truck didn’t stop and continued west on Route 14 toward Route 47.
An autopsy on Friday revealed Anderson died from blunt trauma to his head and abdomen, according to a news release.
The crash investigation continues. Those with information concerning this fatal pedestrian hit & run accident are asked to contact the Woodstock Police Department at 815-338-2131.
Additional Details Regarding This Fatal McHenry County Hit & Run
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Northwest Herald and Crystal Lake Patch articles mentioned above.