The Waukegan Fire Department were dispatched to Beach Rd & Pine Ave in Waukegan on Thursday night at around 8:15 PM for a report of a car vs. bicyclist. Engine 5 and Rescue 5 were initially due. As the fire department was en-route, dispatch advised that the bicyclist was now unconscious.
Upon arrival of Engine 5 and Rescue 5, they requested Flight For Life to the scene for the bicyclist with serious injuries. Battalion 1 was then on scene as well. Battalion 1 then requested Flight For Life and Truck 4 to the scene. The landing zone is at the Waukegan Regional Airport. Lake County Sheriff reported that Beach Road is completely shut down. Check back later for updates.
Map of the scene: