Fatal Traffic Collision In McHenry County
There was a fatal traffic collision Wednesday evening (November 23, 2016) in unincorporated Huntley.
According to preliminary information provided by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened on U.S. Route 20 at Harmony Road. At 6:43 p.m., a 1999 Ford Expedition SUV, that was traveling northbound on U.S. Route 20, collided with a Hino box truck. The Hino box truck had been traveling east on Harmony Road, and it did not stop for a stop sign.
The driver of the SUV, later identified as a John DiMauro, 54, of Woodstock, was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin for treatment of his accident injuries. He was later pronounced dead. At the time of the accident he was not wearing a seat belt.
The driver of the box truck, identified as a 24-year-old man from Chicago, was also taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital where he was treated and released.
This fatal McHenry County collision remains under investigation by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Major Crash Investigations Unit and the Kane County Coroner’s Office.
Additional Details Regarding This Fatal McHenry County Collision
Additional details and possible updates regarding this fatal crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including those from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and the November 25, 2016 Huntley Patch article titled “1 Killed in Crash Near Huntley.”