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Coroner identifies Crystal Lake woman killed after driving into oncoming traffic, causing head-on crash near Zion

The coroner has identified a Crystal Lake woman who was killed after she crashed head-on into another vehicle, causing a three-car crash that left a second person injured near Zion. An autopsy performed Friday showed Kristi Doll, 55, of Crystal Lake, died as a result of blunt force injuries from a vehicle crash, according to […]

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55-year-old woman killed after driving into oncoming traffic, causing head-on crash near Zion

A 55-year-old woman was killed after investigators say she crashed head-on into another vehicle, causing a three-vehicle crash that left a second driver injured near Zion Friday morning. The Newport Fire Protection District and Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 8:45 a.m. Friday to the area of Route 173 and Kilbourne Road in unincorporated Zion […]

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Families of 4 Buffalo Grove High School students killed in crash remember teens, raise money for funeral expenses

Family members are raising money for funeral expenses as they remember four Buffalo Grove High School students, ages 16 to 18, that died in a major crash in Wheeling Tuesday. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office identified three of the four as Jesus Rodriguez, 16, of Wheeling; Richard De-Ita, 18, of Wheeling; and Kevin R. […]

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‘Terrible event’: Authorities identify 4 Buffalo Grove High School students killed in major crash in Wheeling

Authorities have released the identities of four Buffalo Grove High School students, all between the ages of 16 and 18, who were killed in a high-speed crash in Wheeling. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office identified three of the four as Jesus Rodriguez, 16, of Wheeling; Richard De-Ita, 18, of Wheeling; and Kevin R. Hernandez-Teran, […]

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Student hospitalized with injuries after being hit by van near Buffalo Grove High School

A Buffalo Grove High School student was hospitalized with multiple injuries after being hit by a van in front of the school on the border of Buffalo Grove and Arlington Heights Friday morning. The incident happened around 11:48 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Arlington Heights Road and Dundee Road. The Arlington Heights Police Department […]

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Police investigating after body of Crystal Lake man found in wooded area in Arlington Heights

Police are investigating after a 49-year-old man from Crystal Lake was found deceased in a wooded area in Arlington Heights over the weekend. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said the victim was found in the 1500 block of West Palatine Road in Arlington Heights. Arlington Heights police arrived on the scene around 12:40 a.m. […]

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Man charged with driving drunk, causing crash that left victim hospitalized in Buffalo Grove

A 67-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly drove drunk and caused a three-vehicle crash in Buffalo Grove that left one person hospitalized with multiple injuries. James R. Ziah, 67, of Arlington Heights, was charged with aggravated driving under the influence causing an accident with bodily harm, driving under the influence of alcohol, driving the […]