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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I-94 “Chain-Reaction” Crash In Gurnee

There was a multi-vehicle accident Monday afternoon (September 19, 2016) on Interstate 94 (westbound I-94) in Gurnee.  According to a preliminary investigation this “chain-reaction” happened after a semi truck didn’t slow fast enough and ran into a car. According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the accident happened at approximately 5:45 p.m., on the TriState …

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Truck Rollover On Westleigh Road In Lake Forest

As discussed on the “Lake County Rollover Accidents” page, although vehicle rollover accidents can happen for a number of reasons, there are a set of factors that usually cause or contribute to a rollover accident. As for truck rollover accidents, excess speed and vehicle loading – which, if done improperly, may cause instability – are …

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Wauconda Rollover Accident Injures Two Men

There was a Lake County rollover accident early Wednesday (June 29, 2016) on Route 12 in Wauconda in which two men were injured. According to the Wauconda Police Department, the accident happened at approximately 7:44 a.m., as a Ford work van was traveling northbound on Route 12.  As a Honda was attempting to merge onto …

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