22-Month-Old Girl Suffers Head Injury During Lake County Crash

There was a Lake County traffic accident this morning (February 12, 2018) in unincorporated Zion.  A 22-month-old female passenger suffered a head injury during the crash.

According to information provided by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office (in a February 12 media release titled “Traffic Crash With Injuries“) the crash happened on Russell Road at Kenosha Road.  Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the accident beginning at 10:24 a.m.

An excerpt regarding the crash, from the media release:

Preliminary investigation shows a black 2016 Toyota Camry was traveling westbound on Russell Road and turning southbound onto Kenosha Road when a black 2013 GMC Terrain traveling eastbound on Russell Road struck the Toyota Camry.

The 22-month-old passenger suffered a head injury, despite being in a child restraint system at the time of the crash.  She was flown to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin for treatment of her accident injuries.

The accident investigation is being conducted by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Technical Crash Investigations Unit.

Additional details regarding this Lake County collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the media release mentioned above as well as the February 12 Grayslake Patch article titled “Toddler Flown To Hospital Following Crash.”


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