“Head-On Collision” In Highland Park

There was a two-car accident Wednesday night (February 24, 2016) in Highland Park.  The accident happened on Clavey Road near Aspen Lane.  The crash involved one car that was traveling in the wrong direction.

According to Highland Park Police, the crash happened at approximately 8:30 p.m., as a car traveling eastbound in the westbound lane hit a westbound vehicle.  The collision was a “head-on” collision.

One of the two drivers was taken to Highland Park Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.

An excerpt from the February 25, 2016 Highland Park News article titled “Clavey Road crash sends one driver to hospital“:

The driver of the errant eastbound vehicle was cited for improper lane usage, Wilinski said.

Additional details regarding the crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Highland Park News article mentioned above, as well as the February 26 Highland Park Patch article titled “Crash On Clavey Road Sends Man To Hospital.”


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