There was a fatal Volo collision on Wednesday (April 18, 2018) afternoon. The collision involved a SUV and a car on Route 120 near Ellis Drive.
According to information provided by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, first responders began going to the accident scene just after 12:20 p.m. The accident scene was at Route 120 at Ellis Drive.
An excerpt regarding the crash, from the April 19, 2018 Lake County News-Sun article titled “Round Lake Park woman killed in Volo crash.” An excerpt, quoting Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Sara Balmes:
Results of a preliminary investigation determined that a red sport utility vehicle driven by a 55-year-old woman from Gurnee was eastbound on Route 120 when, “for an unknown reason,” a white sedan entered the eastbound lanes of Route 120 and was struck by the SUV, officials said. The crash occurred west of Ellis Drive.
The driver of the white sedan, a 24-year-old woman from Round Lake Park, was transported to an area hospital where she was pronounced dead, Balmes said.
The driver of the SUV was taken to a hospital for treatment of accident injuries that were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
This fatal Volo collision is being investigated by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Technical Crash Investigations Team.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as the April 19 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Woman killed in Volo crash.”
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