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Lake County sheriff’s deputies save man’s life after he accidentally shot himself near Mundelein

Two Lake County sheriff’s deputies are being hailed for saving the life of a man who accidentally shot himself and ruptured an artery at a residence near Mundelein Saturday afternoon. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Mundelein Fire Department and Countryside Fire Protection District responded around 2:45 p.m. Saturday to the 28400 block of North Fremont […]

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74-year-old man accidentally shoots himself near Crystal Lake

A 74-year-old was hospitalized after he shot himself while attempting to load a handgun in unincorporated Crystal Lake Monday afternoon. The Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 12:40 p.m. Monday to the 5800 block of Marietta Drive in unincorporated Crystal Lake for a gunshot victim. McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy […]

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McHenry man accidentally shoots himself in the hand

The Wauconda Fire Protection District responded on Wednesday for a report of a man who accidentally shot himself in the hand in unincorporated McHenry. The incident occurred in the 4800 block of Wildwood Drive in unincorporated McHenry at around 11:45 AM. The 74-year-old man was reportedly taking apart his 9 mm handgun to clean it […]