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Two flown to hospital after Woodstock motorcycle crash; driver charged with DUI

Two Flight For Life helicopters were requested after a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon in unincorporated McHenry County. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Woodstock Fire/Rescue District responded at 2:14 p.m. to a report of a single motorcycle involved in a crash in the 16600 block of Garden Valley Road in unincorporated Seneca Township. Preliminary investigation […]

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Dashcam captures moment semi-truck slams into 6 cars on I-94 in Gurnee

Editor’s Note: The below video could be considered shocking or disturbing to the viewer. Viewer discretion is advised. A rear-view dashcam caught the moment when a semi-truck slammed into six cars that were stopped in traffic on the Tri-State Tollway in Gurnee on Monday. The semi-truck plowed into cars that were backed up in traffic on […]

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Police investigating armed robbery at Vernon Hills home

(PRESS RELEASE) — The Vernon Hills Police Department is investigating an attempted armed robbery that occurred in the Deerpath subdivision. The incident occurred on Monday, September 12 in the 200 block of Ashland Court. It’s currently believed that the address, but not the current residents of that address, was specifically targeted and was not randomly chosen. There is […]

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Multiple explosions and fire reported at 7th alarm fire at a propane tank company in Gurnee

Gurnee Fire Department and multiple other departments are on scene of a commercial structure fire with explosions at a propane tank company in Gurnee. Gurnee Fire Department was first called to the propane tank company Pinnacle Propane Express at 3895 Clearview Court at 11:57 AM this morning for an activated fire alarm. Before firefighters arrived […]