Driver Critically Injured After Car “Rear-Ended” By Semi In Libertyville

There was a crash in unincorporated Libertyville on Monday (March 19, 2018) morning.  The crash involved a car that was “rear-ended” by a semi truck. According to information provided by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, in a media March 21, 2018 release titled “Critical Unincorporated Libertyville Traffic Crash”  the crash led to one driver (the driver of …

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Semi Truck Accident On Wesbound I-94 In Gurnee

There has been truck accidents on westbound I-94 in Gurnee. Details on the accidents, as well as any injuries, is limited at this time.  According to media sources, there were multiple crashes involving five semis.  The cause of such crashes is not publicly disclosed at this time.  However, the primary crash was a “chain-reaction” crash, after …

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Semi Truck Rollover Accident On I-94 Near Wadsworth

There was a semi truck rollover accident Saturday afternoon (May 13, 2017) from which the truck driver suffered life-threatening injuries.  The accident happened on Interstate 94 near Russell Road outside of Wadsworth. According to information provided by The Newport Township Fire Protection District, the crash involved a semi tractor-trailer driver losing control of the truck.  The truck …

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Factors That Lead To Truck Accidents

Truck accidents that occur in Lake County are discussed on the “Lake County Truck Accidents” page.  This page discusses various Lake County truck accident statistics, and discusses various aspects of truck accidents, including the causes of truck accidents. An excerpt from that page: As seen in crash data statistics provided by the Illinois Department of …

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Fatal I-94 Truck Accident Near Half-Day Road

There was a fatal multi-vehicle accident Friday morning (December 23, 2016) on the Tri-State Tollway (westbound I-94) near Half Day Road in Lake Forest. According to preliminary crash investigation results, the accident happened when a westbound semi truck struck a wheel that was on the highway, causing the truck driver to lose control of the …

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