Fatal Car Collision In Lakewood, Illinois

McHenry County Fatal Car Accident

There was a fatal McHenry County rollover car accident Saturday (October 18, 2014) in Lakewood.

The crash happened at shortly before 4:00 p.m., when a “head-on collision” happened at the intersection of Routes 47 and Route 176.

The driver of one of the cars, identified as Jacquelyn Paulson, 19, of Crystal Lake, later died from injuries sustained in the accident.

An excerpt from the Northwest Herald article of October 19, 2014, titled “Crystal Lake teen killed in Lakewood crash identified“:

Shortly after 4 p.m. Paulson was driving a Chevrolet northbound on Route 47 when she jumped the median and her car struck a southbound Acura SUV with two passengers, Lakewood Police Chief Leigh Rawson said. The Chevrolet driven by Paulson then rolled over before catching fire.

Paulson was taken to Centegra Hospital in Woodstock, where she was later pronounced dead.

Two passengers in the Acura SUV were also taken to Centegra, and said to be in stable condition.

Additional Details Regarding This Fatal McHenry County Car Crash

Additional details and possible updates concerning this McHenry County fatal car crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Northwest Herald article mentioned above, as well as the Daily Herald article of October 19 titled “Crystal Lake teen killed in Lakewood crash.”