Spring Grove Fatal Collision Along Wilmot Road June 7, 2021

McHenry County “Head-On Collision”

A Spring Grove fatal collision occurred June 7, 2021. This Spring Grove fatal collision happened in the area of 8107 Wilmot Road. First responders began to go to the accident scene at approximately 11:07 a.m.

The crash involved two vehicles and was a “head-on collision.” The two vehicles involved were a Pontiac G6 car and a Ford pickup truck.

This Spring Grove fatal collision is discussed in various media sources, including the June 9, 2021 Lake & McHenry County Scanner article titled “Authorities identify Algonquin man killed in head-on crash in Spring Grove.” Two excerpts:

The coroner’s office has identified a 27-year-old man killed after his car crossed the center line and crashed head-on into a pickup truck in Spring Grove Monday morning.

The McHenry County Coroner’s Office said an autopsy was conducted on Wednesday on Antonio Colon, 27, of Algonquin.

also, mentioning Spring Grove Police Chief Michael Niedzwiecki:

The Major Crash Assistance Team (MCAT) is assisting the Spring Grove Police Department in the investigation.

A preliminary investigation shows the Colon was traveling northbound in his Pontiac when he veered into the southbound lane for an unknown reason and struck the Ford head-on, Niedzwiecki said.

The driver of the pickup truck was also taken to the hospital. He suffered injuries that were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.

Additional Details Regarding This McHenry County Fatal Crash

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Spring Grove fatal collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.

“Head-on collisions” can occur for many different reasons. They are notable as they often result in serious accident injuries. As seen in Illinois crashes of this type, many result in one or more accident fatalities. Further discussion of these highly forceful frontal collisions can be seen on the “McHenry County ‘Head-On Collisions’” page.