High-Speed Crash In Round Lake Beach Critically Injures Two Drivers

A high-speed crash in Round Lake Beach, which was a “head-on collision,” occurred late Sunday (July 14, 2019) night. This high-speed crash critically injured two drivers. Details regarding the cause of the crash and other details are somewhat limited at this time. However, police say that one driver was charged with DUI following the accident. …

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Beach Park Corvette Crash Leads To Two People Being Injured

A Beach Park Corvette crash occurred early Monday (May 13, 2019) morning. A female passenger was critically injured and her condition was considered to be life-threatening in nature. This Beach Park Corvette crash is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the May 13, 2019 Lake County Sheriff’s Office media release titled “Critical Beach …

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North Barrington Bicycle Accident Resulting In Serious Injuries

For many reasons, bicycle accidents often result in serious accident injuries – and, at times, fatalities – and as such remain a traffic safety concern.  On this site, bicycle accidents in Lake County have been summarized in various posts in the “bicycle accidents” category, and various aspects of such accidents – including medical and legal …

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Fatal 6-Vehicle “Chain-Reaction Crash” On The Tri-State Tollway

There was a fatal “chain-reaction” crash on the Tri-State Tollway (I-94) at Buckley Road on Sunday (April 30, 2017) morning. According to information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the crash happened at 11:49 a.m. and involved six vehicles. An excerpt regarding the crash, from the Deerfield Patch article of May 1, 2017 titled …

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Driving While Impaired – Including Driving After Drinking

Driving while impaired continues to be a major cause in Illinois traffic accidents, many of which have caused serious accident injuries. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) on its Medline Plus page titled “Impaired Driving” discusses and defines impaired driving as: Impaired driving is dangerous. It’s the cause of more than half of all car …

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