McHenry County Hit & Run Crash
There was a “hit & run” pedestrian accident early Sunday morning (July 9, 2017) in unincorporated McHenry.
According to the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, the collision happened in the 3000 block of Lincoln Road, as a southbound Chevrolet Malibu struck a man who was near the edge of the roadway. The accident happened at approximately 2:23 a.m.
The pedestrian, identified only as a 48-year-old man from Woodstock, was first taken to Centegra Medical Center in McHenry, then flown to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville for treatment of his accident injuries. He was said to be in critical but “stable” condition.
An excerpt regarding the driver, from the Chicago Sun-Times article of July 10, 2017, titled “Man charged with McHenry hit-and-run crash released on bond“:
The driver of the Malibu, 22-year-old Alexsandro J. Tackett, left the scene and was found by sheriff’s deputies elsewhere in McHenry, according to the sheriff’s office. He was not injured in the crash.
Tackett, of Wonder Lake, was charged with leaving the scene of an injury accident and failure to report an injury accident, according to the sheriff’s office.
Additional Details Regarding This McHenry County Hit & Run
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Sun-Times article mentioned above as well as the July 9 Daily Herald article titled “Pedestrian seriously injured in McHenry County hit-and-run.”