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Numerous ambulances called to eight-vehicle crash in Riverwoods

At least six ambulances were called to the scene of a crash that involved eight vehicles and left some people trapped in their cars Saturday in Riverwoods. The Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Fire Protection District and Riverwoods Police Department responded around 12 p.m. Saturday to the intersection of Milwaukee Avenue and Deerfield Road in Riverwoods. The crash happened […]

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Man charged with DUI after speeding with emergency lights activated on his vehicle in Lincolnshire

A Highwood man is facing numerous charges including DUI after police saw him speeding and using emergency lights on his truck near Lincolnshire. Christopher Faulkner, 39, of the 200 block of the Highwood Avenue in Highwood, was charged with aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol, driving on a revoked driver’s license, obstructing identification, illegal […]

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3 seriously injured after two-vehicle crash in Buffalo Grove

Police are asking for witnesses to come forward after five people were injured, including three seriously, in a two-vehicle crash Saturday near Buffalo Grove. The Buffalo Grove Police Department and Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Fire Protection District responded around 3:35 p.m. Saturday to Milwaukee Avenue just south of Parkway Drive in Buffalo Grove for a vehicle crash with […]

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Lincolnshire man charged with possessing child pornography, attorney general says

A 45-year-old man has been charged with possessing child pornography after police raided his Lincolnshire home Wednesday, the attorney general’s office said. Malay S. Vasavda, 45, of the 1-100 block of Robin Hood Court in Lincolnshire, was charged with three counts of possession of child pornography, a Class 2 felony. Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul […]

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14 hospitalized, including 6 police officers and 4 firefighters, after chemical leak in Lincolnshire

Two people were in serious condition and 12 others, including six police officers and four firefighters, were hospitalized after an unknown chemical leak at a pool in Lincolnshire on Thursday. The Lincolnshire-Riverwoods Fire Protection District and Lincolnshire Police Department responded around 2:20 p.m. Thursday to the community pool at 445 Village Green South for a […]