“Wrong-Way” Driver In Lincolnshire, Illinois Involved In Accident

A wrong-way driver in Lincolnshire, Illinois collided with two other cars Friday night, leaving four people injured.

Details on the accident are still limited; however, a January 14 story in the Chicago Tribune, titled “4 injured in wrong-way Lincolnshire crash” included the following excerpt:

Police say a Honda CRV hit street signs on Half Day Road in Lincolnshire before heading south on Milwaukee Avenue.

The CRV passed a Lincolnshire police officer near near Aptakisic Road at a high rate of speed and collided with a Toyota and a Jeep, police said.

Police were originally notified of a  recklesss driver / possible DUI situation at approximately 8:50 p.m.

Of the four people injured, one is said to be in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.

Additional information and possible updates can be seen in various media stories including the above-referenced Chicago Tribune article.


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