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Citations pending against motorcyclist who traveled at ‘high rate of speed’ before serious crash in Algonquin

Police say an 87-year-old man, who remains hospitalized, will be cited after he crashed his motorcycle while allegedly traveling at a high rate of speed, leaving him seriously injured in Algonquin last weekend. The Algonquin Police Department and Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District responded around 3:45 p.m. on October 23 to a report […]

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87-year-old man in serious condition after crashing motorcycle into median wall on Route 31 in Algonquin

An 87-year-old man is in serious condition after he crashed his motorcycle into the median wall on Route 31 in Algonquin Sunday afternoon, authorities said. The Algonquin Police Department and Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District responded around 3:45 p.m. Sunday to a report of a single-vehicle crash on Route 31 just south of […]

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Motorcyclist flown to the hospital after single-vehicle crash near Crystal Lake

A motorcyclist was flown to the hospital by a LifeNet helicopter after she lost control and crashed off the roadway near Crystal Lake Sunday evening. The Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 5:15 p.m. Sunday to Crystal Springs Road and Cherry Valley Road in unincorporated Crystal Lake. Firefighters and […]

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Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries during crash on Interstate 94 near Gurnee

State police said the driver of a motorcycle suffered life-threatening injuries after he crashed into a wall on Interstate 94 near Gurnee Wednesday afternoon. The Gurnee Fire Department, Libertyville Fire Department and Illinois State Police responded to the incident around 4:15 p.m. Wednesday. The single-vehicle crash occurred on Interstate 94 just north of Route 120 […]

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‘His life ended way too early’: man identified after being killed in motorcycle crash near Long Grove

A 40-year-old man who was killed in a crash involving his motorcycle and a car near Long Grove has been identified. His family said his life “ended way too early.” The Long Grove Fire Protection District and Cook County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to Old Hicks Road and Lake Cook Road, which […]