Route 41 Multi-Vehicle Accident In Lake Forest, Illinois

Route 41, which runs through various Lake County towns and cities, is heavily traveled as it is a main corridor. It runs in Lake County between Wisconsin and the Edens Expressway. Among the towns and cities it passes through include Wadsworth, Waukegan, Lake Forest and Highland Park.

Due to the heavy traffic that occurs on Route 41 – which is generally two lanes in each direction – accidents regularly occur. Various accidents on Route 41 that have caused injuries and/or fatalities have been summarized on this site. Among these Route 41 accidents summarized are those that have occurred in Lake Forest, Highland Park, North Chicago, Gurnee and Lake Bluff. Many of these involved serious accident injuries that involved significant medical treatment and hospitalization.

There was an accident on Route 41 in Lake Forest on Tuesday (June 4, 2019) morning.   Publicly available details on the crash appear limited at this time.

The crash is summarized in the June 4, 2019 Lake Forest Patch article titled “4-Car Crash On Route 41 In Lake Forest Creates Major Delays.” This multiple-vehicle accident happened in the southbound lanes. It is unclear as if any vehicle occupants were injured during the crash, or what party was at fault for the collision.

Additional commentary with regard to ways to reduce the possibility of being injured in a Lake County car accident can be found on the “Avoiding Car Accidents And The Resulting Injuries” page. While some accidents can be difficult if not impossible to avoid, one of the best ways to avoid serious injury is to wear a seat belt. This is an important safety benefit for all vehicle occupants, either in the front seat or rear seat(s). For applicable children, being seated in an appropriate child car seats.

Additional details regarding the Route 41 accident mentioned above, or the various safety measures mentioned, can be seen in the sources mentioned above.


Should you be involved in a vehicle accident, there are certain actions you should take in order to protect your rights. Elman Law Group has compiled a reference document titled “10 Steps You Should Follow After an Auto Accident.”


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