Two-Car Accident At Route 41 And Old Elm Road

There was a car accident at Route 41 and Old Elm Road in Lake Forest, Illinois on February 6.  This Lake County car accident involved two cars.

An excerpt from the February 7 Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Patch, titled “Lake Forest Man Hospitalized After Car Crash” :

A car turning left from westbound Old Elm to southbound Route 41 was struck by a second car going northbound on Route 41. The northbound car disobeyed the red light on Route 41 at Old Elm, witnessess told the Lake Forest Police. The driver, a 27 year-old male from Chicago, was cited for disobeying a red light.

The driver of the car turning onto Route 41 was a 68-year-old man.  He was taken to Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital with what are reported to be minor injuries.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Lake Forest Patch story mentioned above.


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