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2 transported to hospital after head-on crash involving company van, SUV in Cary

Two drivers were transported to the hospital after a head-on crash involving a NAPA Auto Parts van and an SUV on Route 14 in Cary Wednesday morning. The Cary Fire Protection District and Cary Police Department responded around 11:08 a.m. Wednesday to the intersection of Route 14 and West Main Street. Alex Vucha, a spokesperson […]

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Employee arrested for prostitution after allegedly performing acts on man at massage parlor in Cary

An employee was arrested for prostitution after police say they received a complaint from a customer at a massage parlor in Cary who had been “inappropriately touched.” Lifeng Dong, 45, of Chicago, was charged with two counts of prostitution, a Class A misdemeanor. Cary Deputy Police Chief Scott Naydenoff told Lake and McHenry County Scanner […]

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Man, woman suffer serious injuries after being attacked by man armed with skateboard in Crystal Lake

Police on Thursday arrested a man who allegedly attacked two victims with a skateboard in Crystal Lake, leaving them hospitalized with serious injuries. The Crystal Lake Police Department and Crystal Lake Fire-Rescue Department responded around 11:18 p.m. Tuesday to the 300 block of Teckler Boulevard in Crystal Lake, which is behind the Jewel-Osco store. Crystal […]

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Firefighters extricate woman trapped in minivan after crash with pickup truck in Cary conservation area

An injured woman had to be extricated from her car by firefighters after a crash involving a pickup truck and a minivan in a conservation area in Cary Saturday afternoon. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Cary Fire Protection District responded around 4:46 p.m. Saturday to the 3400 block of Northwest Highway for a report […]

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70 employees evacuated after chemical reaction results in ‘vapor plume’ inside facility near Cary

70 employees were evacuated after chemicals were mixed incorrectly and caused a vapor plume inside a manufacturing plant near Cary Tuesday morning, fire officials said. The Cary Fire Protection District responded around 7:47 a.m. Tuesday to Wells Concrete, 4012 Northwest Highway in unincorporated Cary, for a call of a structure fire. Firefighters arrived in five […]