Woman Was Fatally Struck By A Car In Mundelein

A woman was fatally struck by a car Sunday (September 23, 2018) in Mundelein.  This fatal Lake County pedestrian accident occurred on Route 45 (Lake Street) Sunday evening.

Details on the accident appear limited at this time.  The cause of the crash and the party at fault does not appear to be publicly disclosed at this time.

According to Mundelein Police, the woman was fatally struck by a car as she was attempting to cross Route 45 just south of Hickory Street.  Police were called to the accident scene at 7:44 p.m.

The woman was taken to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.  She was pronounced dead there.

In that area the roadway is four lanes wide.

An excerpt regarding this fatal accident, from the September 24, 2018 Daily Herald article titled “Mundelein woman killed when hit by car on Route 45“:

The driver of the car, a 53-year-old Vernon Hills resident, also was taken to Condell for testing. There were no obvious indications that alcohol or drugs were involved, police said.

At this time, the driver has not been charged or ticketed, police said. However, the crash is still under investigation by Mundelein police and the Major Crash Assistance Team.

Additional details regarding this accident in which a woman was fatally struck by a car can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as the September 24 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Woman hit, killed by car while crossing street in Mundelein.”


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