A Lake County Sheriff’s Duputy was involved in a collision early Friday (June 29, 2018) morning in Hainesville. One driver was injured as a result of the crash.
According to information provided by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, the accident involved a collision between the squad car and another vehicle.
An excerpt regarding the crash, from the June 29, 2018 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Driver hurt in crash with Lake County Sheriff’s squad car in Hainesville“:
A deputy with the sheriff’s K-9 Unit was driving a squad car south on Hainseville Road about 4:40 a.m. when it was hit by a vehicle that was westbound on Washington Street, according to the sheriff’s office spokesman Sgt. Christopher Covelli. The deputy was on his way to a missing person investigation in another village and the squad car’s emergency lights were on at the time.
The driver of the car that collided with the squad car was injured during the collision, and taken to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville for treatment of accident injuries. Those injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
The Sheriff’s Duputy as well as the police dog were not injured.
The accident investigation is being conducted by the Grayslake Police Department.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this incident in which a Lake County Sheriff’s Duputy was involved in a collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.
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