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Man in critical condition after police officers rescue him from pond in Hainesville neighborhood

A man, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, is in “very critical condition” after being rescued by police officers from a pond in Hainesville early Monday morning, officials said. The Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District and Grayslake-Hainesville Police Department responded around 12:50 a.m. Monday to the 0-100 block of North Brittany Lane in Hainesville for […]

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Male struck and killed by Metra train near Round Lake Park; 2nd train-pedestrian crash in a week

A male was struck and killed by a Metra train early Tuesday morning near Round Lake Park. It’s the second time in a week a train struck a pedestrian in the area. The Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District and Round Lake Police Department responded around 12:02 a.m. Tuesday to Route 134 and Macgillis Drive […]

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Authorities identify two Lake County men who were killed in high-speed crash near Lindenhurst

Authorities have identified a Waukegan man and Hainesville man, who were both 23 years old, that died Saturday following a high-speed crash near Lindenhurst. Silvano Aldana-Macias, 23, of Waukegan, and Gerardo Cruz, 23, of Hainesville, both died from blunt trauma as a result of a crash, according to Lake County Coroner Jennifer Banek. The autopsies […]